Producer and Director Salary Information in Tennessee

The average annual and hourly salaries for producers and directors in the state of Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of producers and directors amongst Tennessee cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Producers and Directors in Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,840
25th Percentile Wage
$37,190
50th Percentile Wage
$48,340
75th Percentile Wage
$75,250
90th Percentile Wage
$98,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for producers and directors in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,840.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.87
25th Percentile Wage
$17.88
50th Percentile Wage
$23.24
75th Percentile Wage
$36.18
90th Percentile Wage
$47.13

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for producers and directors in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $47.13. The median hourly salary is $23.24. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.87.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of producers and directors from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201648,34012.39%-48.61%
201542,350-4.75%-
201444,360-61.95%-
201271,840--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Producers and Directors in Tennessee Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of producers and directors in some Tennessee cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of producers and directors in state of Tennessee ranges from $45,170 to $55,040. The highest paying area for producers and directors in Tennessee is Chattanooga with a median annual salary of $55,040. The second highest paying city/area in Tennessee State is Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin (mean annual salary $50,580). The lowest paying area is Memphis with a median annual salary of $45,170.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chattanooga
$55,040
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$50,580
Knoxville
$47,180
Memphis
$45,170


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