How much does a Media Buyer make in Los Angeles, CA? The average Media Buyer salary in Los Angeles, CA is $76,354 as of January 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $63,133 and $94,431. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Associate Media Director - Media Buying

Quigley-Simpson - Los Angeles, CA

Senior Media Planner

Allied Global Marketing - Los Angeles, CA

Media Supervisor - B2B

MEDIASMITH INC - Los Angeles, CA

Media Buyer

Media Design Group - Los Angeles, CA

Job Description for Media Buyer

Media Buyer is responsible for negotiating, scheduling, and buying appropriate media following corresponding policies and standards. Identifies target audience and analyzes media efficiency, ensure selected media option works appropriately. Being a Media Buyer works closely with media planner, assists in media plan implementation. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Media Buyer typically reports to a supervisor. The Media Buyer gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Media Buyer typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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