Radio and Television Announcers Salary Information in Arizona

The average annual and hourly salaries for radio and television announcers in the state of Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of radio and television announcers among Arizona metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Radio and Television Announcers in Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,530
25th Percentile Wage
$23,590
50th Percentile Wage
$34,440
75th Percentile Wage
$54,280
90th Percentile Wage
$100,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for radio and television announcers in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $100,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $34,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,530.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$8.91
25th Percentile Wage
$11.34
50th Percentile Wage
$16.55
75th Percentile Wage
$26.10
90th Percentile Wage
$48.21

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for radio and television announcers in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $48.21. The median hourly salary is $16.55. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.91.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of radio and television announcers from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201634,44013.47%2.58%
201429,800-12.58%-
201233,550--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Radio and Television Announcers in Arizona Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of radio and television announcers in some Arizona cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of radio and television announcers in state of Arizona ranges from $29,170 to $38,420. The highest paying area for radio and television announcers in Arizona is Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale with a median annual salary of $38,420. The second highest paying city/area in Arizona State is Tucson (mean annual salary $34,010). The lowest paying area is North Arizona nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $29,170.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$38,420
Tucson
$34,010
North Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$29,170


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