Or browse by:

Film Director Salary

How much does a Film Director make in the United States?
Get insights on the salary, benefits, education and job description.

$98,439 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$47 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$4,164 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average film director salary in United States is $98,439 or an equivalent hourly rate of $47. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $4,164. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$68,999 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$122,176 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

Are you paid fairly?

Calculate your market salary rate to find out.
Calculate Salary
Job Description
Jobs that May Interest You
Director of Content
account_balance No Filter Entertainment
location_on San Francisco
May direct film on set in studio or on location. Qualifications: * At least 1 year of experience ... working in film production or in a creative field * Bachelor's Degree preferred * Ability to work ...
Video Editor
account_balance Chinese Christian Herald Crusades, Inc.
location_on Flushing
... director(s); film and edit videos weekly to broadcast on the Manhattan Neighborhood Network channel; film and edit all videos for CCHC's YouTube Channel; trim film segments to designated/desired ...
Director of Production Accounting - Film Industry
account_balance LA Sales Recruiter
location_on Beverly Hills
We seek a Director of Accounting with Entertainment Industry specific experience in Los Angeles. This is a Direct Hire OR Temp to Hire opportunity to start immediately. Salary for Direct Hire is $63k ...
Sales Director
account_balance Scripto
location_on Los Angeles
If you're familiar with TV and film production culture, experienced with tech product launches, and ... directors, and showrunners from dozens of other shows during development. Why you should apply to ...
AETN Production Division Director (EXECUTIVE PRODUCER)
account_balance Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN)
location_on Conway
AETN PRODUCTION DIVISION DIRECTOR (EXECUTIVE PRODUCER) $62,531.00 - $90,670.00 per year Arkansas ... studio and film production. Knowledge of and experience with state budgetary and purchasing ...
About the Data

Discover How Much You Should Be Paid

Get informed of your market rate.


Do you work in HR or Compensation?

Try a Free Demo

Try our professional compensation software to generate detailed salary and cost of living reports.

Try Free Demo