Documentary Film Producer Salary

How much does a Documentary Film Producer make?

The average Documentary Film Producer in the US makes $52,000. Documentary Film Producers make the most in New York at $52,000, averaging total compensation 0% greater than the US average.

U.S. Average

$52,000
$41,600$62,400
Base Salary
$52,000
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The average documentary-film-producer in the US makes $52,000

Salary Ranges for Documentary Film Producers

The salaries of Documentary Film Producers in the US range from $41,600 to $62,400 , with a median salary of $52,000 . The middle 67% of Documentary Film Producers makes $52,000, with the top 67% making $62,400.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Documentary Film Producer

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 22%. After a federal tax rate of 22% has been taken out, Documentary Film Producers could expect to have a take-home pay of $44,621/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $1,859*.

* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.

Recent Salary Records for Documentary Film Producer

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  • A Documentary Film Producer reported making $45,000 per year in Los Angeles

    2 years ago · $45,000· Los Angeles, CA

  • A Documentary Film Producer reported making $45,000 per year in Los Angeles

    2 years ago · $45,000· Los Angeles, CA

  • A Documentary Film Producer reported making $45,000 per year in Los Angeles

    2 years ago · $45,000· Los Angeles, CA

  • A Documentary Film Producer reported making $50,000 per year

    2 years ago · $50,000

Quality of Life for Documentary Film Producer

With a take-home pay of roughly $3,718/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $2,506/mo**, a Documentary Film Producer would pay 67.4% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent.

** This rental cost was derived according to an online report at Apartment List
*** Average cost of living was acquired from Numbeo's Cost of Living Index

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