Ed Sileo, Author at The Croner Company

Executives in Television and Digital Entertainment Experience Only Moderate Compensation Growth

Posted on Oct 14, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Media Industry News

The 2021 C2HR Content Developers Compensation Survey provides competitive compensation data for positions in companies that develop content for television and digital entertainment, as well as positions specific to television and radio broadcasting.  High level trends from the 2021 results include: All organization levels experienced some year-over-year growth in compensation. Operating individual contributor / support […]

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Digital Media and eCommerce Positions See Steady Growth in Pay, Support Level Positions See Largest Pay Increase

Posted on Sep 21, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Equity Compensation, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The recently published 2021 Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey provides in-depth market data on compensation for jobs specific to internet and mobile content and transactions.  Some of the noteworthy findings from the 2021 report include: ·         Compensation for digital jobs at the executive, middle management, and individual contributor levels experienced moderate growth year-over-year.  Support […]

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COVID-19 Impacted Compensation for Animation and Visual Effects Jobs

Posted on Sep 7, 2021 by in Animation Industry News, Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments

Animation and Visual Effects Jobs The recently published results of the 2021 Croner Animation and Visual Effects Survey shows noteworthy trends in compensation from the past year.  The highlights below are extracts from Croner’s annual report of third-party market data for roles specific to producing animation and visual effects. Base salaries increased year-over-year for the […]

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Digital Media and Commerce Positions See Steady Growth in Pay

Posted on Oct 20, 2020 by in Compensation Surveys, Equity Compensation, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

2020 Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey Data Results The 2020 Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey provides in-depth data on compensation for jobs specific to internet and mobile content and transactions.   Some of the noteworthy findings from the recent report include: Compensation for digital jobs experienced steady growth in pay year-over-year, continuing a multi-year […]

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Base Salaries Up for Animation and Visual Effects Jobs

Posted on Sep 28, 2020 by in Animation Industry News, Compensation Surveys

Visual Effects (VFX) Salaries Up The recently published results of the 2020 Croner Animation and Visual Effects Survey— providing third party market data for jobs that produce animation and visual effects — shows these noteworthy trends in compensation over the past year: Compensation for positions in the animation and visual effects industry grew steadily across […]

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Compensation for Software Games Jobs Increased in 2019

Posted on Jan 16, 2020 by in Compensation Surveys

Trends in Software Gaming Pay The recently published 2019 Croner Software Games Survey found that among the U.S. and Canadian software gaming companies surveyed, participants experienced steady compensation growth at all organization levels.  The growth in compensation was driven primarily by increases in annual incentive awards. 2019 Croner Software Games Survey In the U.S., jobs […]

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Compensation Up for Entertainment Industry Executives in 2019

Posted on Jan 2, 2020 by in Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News

The annual Croner Entertainment Survey provides comprehensive market data on compensation for jobs and specialties in all segments of the Entertainment industry, including Film, Television, Digital Entertainment and Music production and distribution. Entertainment Industry Executive Salaries Up Noteworthy insights from the just published 2019 Croner Entertainment Survey include: Executives and Middle Management levels experienced steady […]

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Syndicated television sales has a big impact to bottom line, but does it pay to sell it?

Posted on Dec 9, 2015 by in Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments

The sale and distribution of syndicated programming has long been a fundamental financial component of the U.S. television industry. [1] In fact, the studios that own the distribution rights to television shows don’t truly start seeing a profit until their show goes into syndication.[2] Syndicated programming clearly is an important revenue opportunity, but are sellers […]

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