How much money does a person working in Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment make in Singapore?
8,053 SGD per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment in Singapore typically earns around 8,053 SGD per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|3D Artist||6,498 SGD|
|3D Designer||6,552 SGD|
|3D Generalist||6,661 SGD|
|3D Visualization Specialist||6,607 SGD|
|Acrobatic Rigger||6,070 SGD|
|Associate Media Director||8,356 SGD|
|Associate Producer||9,404 SGD|
|Broadcast Associate||5,804 SGD|
|Broadcast News Analyst||7,543 SGD|
|Broadcast Technician||4,955 SGD|
|Broadcasting Journalist||7,890 SGD|
|Broadcasting Presenter||9,170 SGD|
|Camera Equipment Repairer||5,038 SGD|
|Cartoonist / Animator||6,676 SGD|
|CAS Engineer||8,078 SGD|
|Censorship Executive||8,620 SGD|
|Communications Manager||10,832 SGD|
|Dance Director||7,368 SGD|
|Director of Photography||8,278 SGD|
|Disc Jockey||5,396 SGD|
|Editorial Assistant||5,506 SGD|
|Events Manager||7,101 SGD|
|Graphic Designer||5,179 SGD|
|Instructional Designer||6,292 SGD|
|Makeup Artist||6,550 SGD|
|Media Design Manager||10,511 SGD|
|Media Equipment Operator||5,138 SGD|
|Media Operations Manager||10,476 SGD|
|Media Producer||8,421 SGD|
|Media Product Development Manager||11,288 SGD|
|Media Program Director||12,229 SGD|
|Media Relations Manager||11,771 SGD|
|Media Sales Manager||12,000 SGD|
|Movement and Dance Coordinator||7,857 SGD|
|Multimedia Coordinator||6,934 SGD|
|Multimedia Designer||6,094 SGD|
|Music Consultant||6,858 SGD|
|News Associate||6,393 SGD|
|News Reporter||8,718 SGD|
|Product Designer||5,781 SGD|
|Production Artist||6,525 SGD|
|Production Assistant||5,969 SGD|
|Production Director||9,773 SGD|
|Production Technician||5,018 SGD|
|Program Researcher||7,805 SGD|
|Promotion Coordinator||6,297 SGD|
|Sound Engineer||7,605 SGD|
|Stage Technician||5,135 SGD|
|Sub Editor||6,021 SGD|
|Television Executive Producer||12,786 SGD|
|Transmission Engineer||6,884 SGD|
|Video Editor||6,074 SGD|
|Video Producer||7,197 SGD|
|Visual Designer||6,770 SGD|
Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment Jobs Salary Distribution in Singapore
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment salaries in Singapore range between 5,239 SGD per month (minimum salary) to 13,619 SGD per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 8,053 SGD per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment are earning less than 8,053 SGD while the other half are earning more than 8,053 SGD. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment are earning less than 5,981 SGD while 75% of them are earning more than 5,981 SGD. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment are earning less than 10,836 SGD while 25% are earning more than 10,836 SGD.
What is the difference between the median and the average salary? What should you be looking at?
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment Salary Forecast and Trend in Singapore
How do Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment salaries change over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.
|Average Salary 2016|| = |
|Average Salary 2017|| +4% |
|Average Salary 2018|| +3% |
|Average Salary 2019|| +1% |
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment salaries in Singapore are rising in the year 2019 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 1% higher than those of 2018. The trend suggests a slow yet continous increase in pay in 2020 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.
Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment Hourly Average Wage in Singapore
46 SGD per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Singapore for Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment is 46 SGD. This means that the average person in Singapore earns approximatly 46 SGD for every worked hour.
Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.
Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment VS Other Jobs
We compared Singapore salaries for Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment and All Jobs and we found that Media / Broadcasting / Arts / Entertainment salaries are 5% less than those of All Jobs.
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