Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Media Specialist make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$51,338 / yrTotal Pay
$48,350 / yrBase Pay
$2,989 / yrAdditional Pay

$51,338

 / yr
$33K$79K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Media Specialist is $51,338 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $48,350 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,989 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Media Specialist

Some related job titles are Digital Media Specialist Salaries with median pay of $58,759, Media Manager Salaries with median pay of $76,204, Media Consultant Salaries with median pay of $85,942, Media Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $52,362.

Top Paying Companies

For a Media Specialist in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Media Specialist in United States. Employers include Microsoft, Adobe and Koch Industries.

1
Microsoft
Microsoft
$103,060/yr
5
2K
$70,769/yr
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$24

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$103,060

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Top Paying Industries

For a Media Specialist in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Media Specialist in United States are Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $81,513, Information Technology with a median total pay of $62,956, Insurance with a median total pay of $61,360, Telecommunications with a median total pay of $58,444, and Government & Public Administration with a median total pay of $58,015.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$81,513

    28% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$62,956

    7% Higher than other industries

  • InsuranceInsurance$61,360

    5% Higher than other industries

  • TelecommunicationsTelecommunications$58,444

    0% Lower than other industries

  • Government & Public AdministrationGovernment & Public Administration$58,015

    1% Lower than other industries

Energy, Mining & Utilities

The top paying company in Energy, Mining & Utilities for Media Specialist is Koch Industries.

Koch IndustriesKoch Industries$81,513/yr

Recent Salaries Shared

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Panelist Relation Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$18

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Social Media Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$66,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Social Media Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$60,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Donor Relations Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$29

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Social Media Specialist

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$88,000

/yr

$80K | $8K

Submitted Yesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Social Media Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$65,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Social Media Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$50,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Media Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$515

/hr

$15 | $500

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
School Media Specialist--Library

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday

Media Specialist pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Media Specialist is $48,350 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Media Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 922 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Media Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Media Specialist in United States is $73,959 per year.

The lowest salary for a Media Specialist in United States is $31,608 per year.

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