They are the overall decision-makers. Producers will come up with story ideas and hire writers or choose and secure rights to scripts. This is known as ‘optioning’ a script. They decide on the scale and budget of the film and source financing from investors, studios, and distributors.
Film producers make $50,185 per year on average, or $24.13 per hour, in the United States. Film producers on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $30,000 a year, while the top 10% make $81,000. Location impacts how much a film producer can expect to make.
Average Monthly Salary
( 172,000 BWP yearly)
A person working as a Media Producer in Botswana typically earns around 14,300 BWP per month. Salaries range from 7,300 BWP (lowest) to 22,000 BWP (highest).
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Media Producer salaries vary drastically based on experience, skills, gender, or location. Below you will find a detailed breakdown based on many different criteria.
How much does a film producer get paid?
How much does a Film Producer make? Film producers make $50,185 per year on average, or $24.13 per hour, in the United States. Film producers on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $30,000 a year, while the top 10% make $81,000.
How much do small film producers make?
While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $141,000 and as low as $20,000, the majority of Independent Film Producer salaries currently range between $32,500 (25th percentile) to $74,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $96,000 annually across the United States.
Does TV production pay well?
The national average salary for a Film and TV Production is $59,288 per year in the United States.