Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Media Specialist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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Industry

$89,000 / yrTotal Pay
$43,746 / yrBase Pay
$45,254 / yrAdditional Pay

$89,000

 / yr
$34K$560K
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The estimated total pay for a Media Specialist is $89,000 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $43,746 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 $45,254 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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Some related job titles are Digital Media Specialist Salaries with median pay of $81,574, Media Manager Salaries with median pay of $88,964, Media Consultant Salaries with median pay of $95,890, Media Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $80,275.

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Bayard Advertising
4.3

Bayard Advertising

Media Specialist

$41,838

 /yr
Range: $37K - $48K

$37K

$48K

$37,455 - $48,000 Range

Best Buy
3.7

Best Buy

Media Specialist - Hourly

$9

$15

$9 - $15 Range

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Merkle
3.8

Merkle

Media Specialist

$52,012

 /yr
Range: $45K - $62K

$45K

$62K

$45,000 - $61,883 Range

Flywheel Digital
3.9

Flywheel Digital

Media Specialist

$61,172

 /yr
Range: $54K - $74K

$54K

$74K

$53,502 - $74,367 Range

Florida State University
4.3

Florida State University

Media Specialist

$44,039

 /yr
Range: $41K - $72K

$41K

$72K

$40,666 - $72,087 Range

US Census Bureau
4.0

US Census Bureau

Media Specialist

$89,883

 /yr
Range: $64K - $109K

$64K

$109K

$63,512 - $109,389 Range

Amnet Group
3.9

Amnet Group

Media Specialist

$65,394

 /yr
Range: $59K - $83K

$59K

$83K

$59,398 - $82,502 Range

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Brigham Young University (BYU)
4.6

Brigham Young University (BYU)

Media Specialist - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $18

$11

$18

$11 - $18 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Media Specialist

$100,925

 /yr
Range: $91K - $105K

$91K

$105K

$91,068 - $105,133 Range

Walt Disney Company
3.9

Walt Disney Company

Media Specialist - Hourly

$22

$29

$22 - $29 Range

Dallas Independent School District
3.3

$63K

$78K

$62,808 - $77,794 Range

Best Buy
3.7

Best Buy

Media Specialist - Hourly

$10

$15

$10 - $15 Range

Gwinnett County Public Schools
3.6

$71,130

 /yr
Range: $56K - $87K

$56K

$87K

$56,040 - $86,835 Range

FOX Sports
4.0

FOX Sports

Media Specialist

$54,205

 /yr
Range: $37K - $58K

$37K

$58K

$36,938 - $58,155 Range

DeKalb County School District
3.2

$59,092

 /yr
Range: $57K - $93K

$57K

$93K

$57,008 - $92,514 Range

St. Louis Post Dispatch
3.4

St. Louis Post Dispatch

Media Specialist

$41,808

 /yr
Range: $36K - $44K

$36K

$44K

$36,475 - $43,853 Range

Cox Communications
4.1

Cox Communications

Media Specialist

$65,998

 /yr
Range: $33K - $74K

$33K

$74K

$33,427 - $73,906 Range

Meijer
3.3

Meijer

Media Specialist

$78,425

 /yr
Range: $61K - $85K

$61K

$85K

$61,130 - $85,275 Range

City of Pharr
3.3

City of Pharr

Media Specialist

$27,577

 /yr
Range: $26K - $31K

$26K

$31K

$26,278 - $30,787 Range

NASCAR
3.8

NASCAR

Media Specialist - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $18 - $33

$18

$33

$18 - $33 Range

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$2,000

/moAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Social Media Specialist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$85,400

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Labor Relations Specialist with 10 to 14 years of experience

$42,500

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$800/yr
Stock Bonus$400/yr

10 days ago by a Paid Media with 1 to 3 years of experience

$64,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Library Media Specialist with more than 15 years of experience

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$60,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Paid Media Strategist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$18

/hrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Social Media Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Paid Media Strategist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$20

/hrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Industry Relations Specialist with 10 to 14 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Media Specialist salaries

The national average salary for a Media Specialist is $56,710 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 $78,791 per year.

The lowest salary for a Media Specialist in United States is $40,817 per year.

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