Broadcast News Analyst Salary Information in California

The average annual and hourly salaries for broadcast news analysts in the state of California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of broadcast news analysts among California cities 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Broadcast News Analysts in California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,060
25th Percentile Wage
$32,730
50th Percentile Wage
$57,760
75th Percentile Wage
$90,740
90th Percentile Wage
$160,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for broadcast news analysts in California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $160,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,060.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of broadcast news analysts from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$57,760
6.56% -17.68%
2016
$53,970
-3.39% -
2015
$55,800
-7.33% -
2014
$59,890
-22.42% -
2013
$73,320
7.30% -
2012
$67,970
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Broadcast News Analysts in California Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of broadcast news analysts in some California cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of broadcast news analysts in state of California ranges from $50,400 to $81,000. The highest paying area for broadcast news analysts in California is Fresno with a median annual salary of $81,000. The second highest paying city/area in California State is Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana (mean annual salary $71,540). The lowest paying area is San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont with a median annual salary of $50,400.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fresno
$81,000
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$71,540
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$60,860
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$55,230
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$51,900
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$50,400




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