How much does a Media Specialist make?

Updated Aug 1, 2021

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$55,866 /yr
Average Base Pay

38 salaries

$40K

Low

$56K

Average

$78K

High

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The national average salary for Media Specialist is $55,866 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Media Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 38 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Media Specialist employees.

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Best Buy
3.7

Best Buy

Media Specialist - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $9 - $15
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$9

$15

$9 - $15 Range

Bayard Advertising
3.8

Bayard Advertising

Media Specialist

$38,132

 /yr
Range: $35K - $39K

$35K

$39K

$34,688 - $39,355 Range

Merkle
3.8

Merkle

Media Specialist

$49,731

 /yr
Range: $46K - $60K

$46K

$60K

$45,942 - $59,820 Range

Florida State University
4.3

Florida State University

Media Specialist

$40,786

 /yr
Range: $38K - $67K

$38K

$67K

$37,983 - $66,762 Range

Amnet Group
3.5

Amnet Group

Media Specialist

$60,563

 /yr
Range: $55K - $76K

$55K

$76K

$55,000 - $76,408 Range

US Census Bureau
4

US Census Bureau

Media Specialist

$83,807

 /yr
Range: $59K - $101K

$59K

$101K

$58,821 - $101,309 Range

Brigham Young University (BYU)
4.6

Brigham Young University (BYU)

Media Specialist - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $10 - $17

$10

$17

$10 - $17 Range

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Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Media Specialist

$93,470

 /yr
Range: $84K - $97K

$84K

$97K

$84,341 - $97,367 Range

Best Buy
3.7

Best Buy

Media Specialist - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $9 - $14

$9

$14

$9 - $14 Range

St. Louis Post Dispatch
3.6

St. Louis Post Dispatch

Media Specialist

$38,720

 /yr
Range: $34K - $41K

$34K

$41K

$33,781 - $40,614 Range

Gwinnett County Public Schools
3.7

Gwinnett County Public Schools

Media Specialist

$66,068

 /yr
Range: $52K - $80K

$52K

$80K

$51,901 - $80,421 Range

Cox Communications
4.1

Cox Communications

Media Specialist

$61,123

 /yr
Range: $31K - $68K

$31K

$68K

$30,958 - $68,447 Range

Bliss Point Media
3.4

Bliss Point Media

Media Specialist

$55,226

 /yr
Range: $55K - $57K

$55K

$57K

$55,000 - $56,906 Range

Adobe
4.4

Adobe

Media Specialist

$98,273

 /yr
Range: $85K - $114K

$85K

$114K

$84,577 - $114,329 Range

FOX Sports
3.6

FOX Sports

Media Specialist

$47,405

 /yr
Range: $34K - $53K

$34K

$53K

$34,209 - $52,979 Range

PureCars
3.9

PureCars

Media Specialist

$53,634

 /yr
Range: $47K - $60K

$47K

$60K

$47,307 - $60,455 Range

Comcast
3.9

Comcast

Media Specialist

$63,919

 /yr
Range: $62K - $69K

$62K

$69K

$62,061 - $69,262 Range

Walt Disney Company
4

Walt Disney Company

Media Specialist

$46,338

 /yr
Range: $46K - $57K

$46K

$57K

$46,206 - $56,569 Range

Lee Enterprises
2.5

Lee Enterprises

Media Specialist

$46,348

 /yr
Range: $40K - $47K

$40K

$47K

$39,600 - $47,435 Range

AMP Agency
3.6

AMP Agency

Media Specialist

$53,465

 /yr
Range: $52K - $65K

$52K

$65K

$52,432 - $64,570 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Media Specialist salaries

The national average salary for a Media Specialist is $55,866 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Media Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 38 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Media Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Media Specialist in United States is $77,908 per year.

The lowest salary for a Media Specialist in United States is $40,061 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent media specialist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$65,000
per year
A Media Specialist in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$134,782
per year
A Congressional Relations Specialist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $134,782 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$18
hourly
A Paid Media Specialist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$48,000
per year
A Social Media Specialist in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $48,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$59,000
per year
A Social Media Specialist in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $59,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$12
hourly
A Digital Media in the Fayetteville, AR Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
Fayetteville, AR Area area
Intern
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public