Croner Entertainment Survey
Entertainment Industry and Television Production Survey
The Croner Entertainment Survey, launched in 2013, is conducted annually for companies that produce theatrical and television content. The Survey invites participation from large film studios, smaller film studios and companies that produce entertainment content distributed in theaters, theme parks and across television and digital networks. The survey also serves the music industry.
The Croner Entertainment Survey is a benchmark compensation resource for studio production and distribution positions in the U.S. film, television and streaming entertainment industries. It includes positions at all organizational levels and reported by entertainment platform, in functions such as development, production, content producing / curation, post-production, marketing, advertising and promotions, sales and distribution, technical operations, music development and production, consumer products licensing, legal & business affairs, facilities/real estate and G&A.
Media and entertainment organizations use the Survey results to understand salary differentials to benchmark compensation; to establish job architecture, rational pay levels and pay structures; and to make informed decisions about bonus plans and equity plans.
The 2022 Survey Results include compensation data from 52 companies.
Valuable Data for Critical Decisions
Participant companies use our Survey results to understand salary differentials, benchmark sector-specific compensation, establish rational pay levels and pay structures and make well-informed decisions about their competitive bonus plans and equity plans.
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Key Dates and Survey Pricing
2023 Survey Schedule
Survey Planning Meeting: April 6, 2022
Questionnaire Distribution: June 1
Data Effective Date: June 1
Questionnaire Due Date: July 1
Full Report of Results Publish Date: October
Review of Results Webinar: November
Salary Budgets Survey Supplement: August
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