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Assistant TV Production Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$56,562 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Assistant TV Production is $56,562 a year and $27 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Assistant TV Production is between $41,372 and $69,222. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Assistant TV Production. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Assists with preproduction planning of recording and transmitting broadcasts.
  • Helps with postproduction duties such as editing and dubbing.
  • Prearranges and controls television production equipment, such as cameras, lights, microphones and microphone booms, and recording equipment, in studio and at locations outside of studio, to record or transmit broadcasts.
Assistant TV Production Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Broadcast Technicians

Job family population: 30,390

Estimated population of Assistant TV Production jobs: 2,065

Rate of error: 5.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Assistant TV Production Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Security Officer - TV & Movie Film Production
Apr 29
Chicago, IL, USA
Advanced Security Solutions
We are currently seeking unarmed Security Officers to assist in securing production locations for the filming of television shows and movies within Chicago. Position Summary Reporting to Site ...
Entry Level Marketing & Promotions Assistant
May 23
Palatine, IL, USA
Excalibur Enterprise
... TV services during each promotion. * Promote consumer excitement and brand connections through ... Build product & brand knowledge of each featured brand/product/service being promoted at each in ...
Sales Assistant
Mar 11
Chicago, IL, USA
... TV Everywhere products such as the GO portfolio of apps and Discovery Kids Play; direct-to-consumer ... The Sales Assistant position at Discovery is the entry level role to get you on the path to ...
Marketing Coordinator and Sales Assistant - Entry Level
Apr 8
Lombard, IL, USA
Now Hiring
When is the last time you purchased a product through an advertisement on the television, radio, or online? Didn't think so... Fortune 500 clients hire us to market their products to the public ...
May 17
Chicago, IL, USA
Community Tax, LLC
Pieces can be articles, landing pages, social media posts, blog posts, product & service ...  TV & radio script writing and editing, downloadable content, testimonials, case studies, SEO ...
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