$80K
Avg. Salary
Popular Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Holidays / Vacation
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Casual Dress / Atmosphere

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Average The Walt Disney Company Salary
$80K
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The Walt Disney Company Median Salary by Job

MinMax

$239,600
$77K$4.3M

$85,217
$62K$114K

$81,174
$53K$111K

United States (change)

$83,913
$66K$106K

$56,815
$43K$75K

$66,452
$46K$100K

Newscaster
1 profile
$137,961
$65K$651K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,031
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Jobs

Senior Software Engineers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $118K annually; Marketing Managers, Software Engineers, and Senior Financial Analysts also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $91K, $89K, and about $78K, respectively. Earning only around $55K on average, Financial Analysts make less than most people in the company.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $76K per year. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is around $60K annually. The largest slice of the The Walt Disney Company workforce (32 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, $96K per year.

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($120K annually) can be spotted in Seattle, Wash.; Glendale, Calif. (approximately $90K), Los Angeles, Calif. ($81K), and the company's headquarter city of Burbank, Calif. (about $77K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $72K) is Orlando, Fla. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Washington, where they average to $118K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $126K annually. Certified ScrumMasters with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at approximately $113K per year. Employees who have a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) make the most here, hauling in $138K annually.

Skills

Employees who count Java among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $110K per year. A common skill in The Walt Disney Company's work force is Project Management; close to a fifth of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, The Walt Disney Company gives paid vacation to 38 percent and paid sick leave to a third of workers. A strong majority of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most respondents, and most workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Other privileges include a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a subsidized cell phone.

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53%
Male
47%
Female
69%
Male
31%
Female
55%
Male
45%
Female
68%
Male
32%
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Key Stats for The Walt Disney Company

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %
Salary
$46,371 - $98,813
Salary
$51,258 - $113,874

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 353 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
13%
$51,049 - $116,235
$45,341 - $103,470
$60,732 - $121,026
$44,338 - $90,867

About This Company

550 South Buena Vista Street
Burbank, California 91521

1923

Entertainment, Motion Picture and Video Production, Media

137,000

Walt Disney World Co., Walt Disney Co, Walt Disney Co., Walt Disney Company

The Walt Disney Company pays its employees an average of $80,149 a year. Salaries at The Walt Disney Company range from an average of $47,231 to $136,003 a year. The Walt Disney Company employees with the job title Merchandise Manager make the most with an average annual salary of $239,600, while employees with the title Marketing Intern make the least with an average annual salary of $27,141.

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