Content Creator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$55,000
$34,000
$55,000
$91,000
Did you know that the average content creator makes $55,786 per year? That's valued at $26.82 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $34,000 and $91,000, meaning content creators have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most content creators find a job with technology and media companies, while others work for technology, media, and professional companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. Washington, Massachusetts and Virginia are the top states in the U.S. to pay content creators the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Dedham, MA
$68,244
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Map of Content Creator Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Content Creators earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Content Creator Salary By Location

While a content creator can average a salary of $55,786 per year, or $26.82 per hour, there are many opportunities for content creators to make more. For example, in Washington, DC you might make $70,559 per year. Other high-paying locations include Dedham, MA, Cupertino, CA and New York, NY. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Washington, DC where the average starting salary is $41,000. The highest paying states for content creators include Washington, Massachusetts and Virginia. Meanwhile, Iowa, Nebraska, and Nevada offer the lowest salaries.

Average Content Creator Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a content creator, working for Google or Apple might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like MRS I J TOPPS TRUST and Amazon report highly competitive salaries for content creators.

Company
Average Salary
$105,045
$105k
$102,291
$102k
$83,320
$83k
$78,970
$79k
$70,562
$71k
$70,358
$70k

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Average Content Creator Pay By Industry

The salary for a content creator can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for content creators tend to be found in technology, media, and professional companies. In fact, content creators can make a yearly salary of $65,173 while working for technology companies.

Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$65,173
$65k
Media
Media
$60,039
$60k
Professional
Professional
$55,329
$55k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$53,512
$54k
Internet
Internet
$49,414
$49k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$47,673
$48k

Content Creator Salary History

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Content Creator Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a content creator can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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$55,778
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$45,000
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$50,000
$50,000
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$44,000
$44,000
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09/25/2019
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$56,349
$56,349
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06/27/2019
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$76,700
$76,700
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06/04/2019
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$52,175
$52,175
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$60,000
$60,000
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