Comparing the salaries of associate producers across media outlets, MSNBC offers a slightly higher salary than other cable news networks. However, MSNBC's salaries are much lower than those offered by broadcast news networks.
As of 2015, MSNBC pays an average yearly salary of $47,050 to associate producers. FOX News pays an employee with the same title an average salary of $46,108. CNN pays their associate producers an average salary of $45,624.
While these cable networks offer similar salaries, broadcast news networks pay their employees better rates. Associate producers at ABC News receive an average salary of $56,700, while the average salary of CBS News' associate producers is $75,420.