New Media Reporting

SAG-AFTRA New Media Production Types

SAG-AFTRA New Media Production Types The following production types are classified as New Media for purposes of reporting to the SAG-AFTRA Health Plan:

  • Independent New Media productions covered under the SAG-AFTRA New Media Agreement¬†
  • Non-Dramatic new media productions covered under the SAG-AFTRA New Media Agreement
  • House of Cards
  • National Science Foundation

When using the Contributions Manager, please select New Media as the Agreement when submitting earnings. 

Please note that projects produced under the New Media Sideletter to the SAG-AFTRA Television Agreement should be reported as Television, not as New Media.

New Media Contribution Rates

New Media Contribution Rates

SAG-AFTRA New Media

7/1/2017

17.50%

17.50%

SAG-AFTRA New Media High Budget

7/1/2017

18.00%

17.50%

Non-Dramatic New Media

1/1/2015

17.00%

17.00%

House of Cards

2/1/2012

16.50%

16.50%

National Science Foundation

1/1/2013

16.60%

16.60%

For productions under the above contracts that are prior to the date of principal photography listed, please refer to the collective bargaining agreement that was in effect at the time principal photography occurred for the individual production.