Average Television Director Salary

$63,864
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$7,500
Bonus
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The average salary for a Television Director is $63,864.
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$34k
10%
$64k
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$157k
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MEDIAN $63,864
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Salary
$34k - $157k
Bonus
$4k - $15k
Total Pay
$29k - $153k

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Job Description for Television Director

Television Director Tasks
  • Define strategic goals and specific programming for channels.
  • Supervise program and channel budgets.
  • Work with a range of organizations and individuals to acquire, maintain and update content.
  • Oversee and allocate staff, balancing cost and efficiency.

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Pay by Experience Level for Television Director

An early career Television Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $43,000 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career Television Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Television Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 29 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $66,445.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 86 survey responses.
Early Career
24.4%
Mid Career
20.9%
Experienced
33.7%
Late Career
20.9%

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