How much does a Producer make in the United States? The average Producer salary in the United States is $63,515 as of January 26, 2024, but the range typically falls between $55,488 and $73,305. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Producer Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Producer Salary $48,180 US January 26, 2024
25th Percentile Producer Salary $55,488 US January 26, 2024
50th Percentile Producer Salary $63,515 US January 26, 2024
75th Percentile Producer Salary $73,305 US January 26, 2024
90th Percentile Producer Salary $82,219 US January 26, 2024
25% $55,488 10% $48,180 90% $82,219 75% $73,305 $63,515 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does a Producer need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.


Presentation: Presentation conveys information from a speaker to an audience. Presentations are typically demonstrations, introduction, lecture, or speech meant to inform, persuade, inspire, motivate, build goodwill, or present a new idea/product.


Programming: Executing logic to facilitate computing operations and functionality in one or more languages.


Promotion: Developing and implementing promotional activities to attract and increase the awareness of customers in buying products.

Presentation 2.6%
Programming 0.88%
Promotion 0.74%
Others 95.78%

Job Description for Producer

Producer coordinates the production of television or web broadcasts, shows or videos. Contributes to the ideation, concept creation, casting, and scriptwriting for productions. Being a Producer ensures productions adhere to budgeting and specifications and follow designated schedules and timelines. Collaborates with technical specialists and operators for each production's camera, sound, and lighting. Additionally, Producer typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Producer work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Producer typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 View full job description

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Career Path for Producer

A career path is a sequence of jobs that leads to your short- and long-term career goals. Some follow a linear career path within one field, while others change fields periodically to achieve career or personal goals.

For Producer, the upper level is Senior Producer and then progresses to Creative Production Manager.

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Producer salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Producer, the highest Producer salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Producer salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Producer salary is in Miami, FL, where the Producer salary is 2.9% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 5.5%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 17.5%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average

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