Executive producers rate their happiness above average.

At CareerExplorer, we conduct an ongoing survey with millions of people and ask them how satisfied they are with their careers. As it turns out, executive producers rate their career happiness 3.6 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 24% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy executive producers are to similar careers in the industry. Take a look at the results below:

Salaries and satisfaction ratings in similar careers

Career Satisfaction Avg Salary
Announcer
3.9
$34k
Camera operator
3.6
$53k
Producer
3.6
$75k
Talent director
3.6
$74k
Model maker
3.6
$59k

So what does it mean to be happy in your career? Let’s break it down into different dimensions:

  • Salary: Are executive producers happy with their salary?
  • Meaning: Do executive producers find their jobs meaningful?
  • Personality fit: How well suited are people’s personalities to their everyday tasks as executive producers?
  • Work environment: How enjoyable are executive producer’s work environments?
  • Skills utilization: Are executive producers making the best use of their abilities?

Are executive producers happy with their salary?