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Highest Paying States for Broadcast News Analysts

The highest paying states for broadcast news analysts (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of broadcast news analysts in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $91,840, Michigan is the highest paying state for broadcast news analysts. It is followed by District of Columbia (average annual salary $85,270). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of broadcast news analysts in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Broadcast News Analysts

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Michigan
$91,840
$29,920 70
2 District of Columbia
$85,270
$41,270 300
3 Florida
$81,410
$27,550 430
4 Massachusetts
$79,680
$31,900 120
5 Maine
$75,230
$37,490 30
6 Arizona
$72,370
$30,410 170
7 Texas
$70,370
$27,030 150
8 Washington
$69,470
$37,800 40
9 Idaho
$69,150
$32,280 50
10 New York
$69,030
$25,270 1,060
11 North Carolina
$68,280
$41,070 50
12 Virginia
$68,220
$28,960 120
13 Kentucky
$67,820
$35,300 50
14 Wisconsin
$65,230
$27,130 70
15 Nevada
$63,090
$31,680 50
16 Alabama
$62,540
$26,620 240
17 Missouri
$61,370
$28,240 190
18 South Carolina
$60,660
$26,780 90
19 Arkansas
$58,340
$35,010 30
20 California
$57,760
$24,060 390
21 Colorado
$56,940
$27,100 110
22 Utah
$55,640
$27,350 70
23 Maryland
$55,490
$30,440 100
24 North Dakota
$54,680
$26,680 0
25 Pennsylvania
$54,390
$40,380 50
26 Tennessee
$53,200
$26,470 30
27 Illinois
$53,040
$23,000 200
28 Indiana
$51,430
$31,180 80
29 Ohio
$50,780
$26,460 170
30 Mississippi
$50,480
$25,780 70
31 Alaska
$47,800
$35,890 50
32 Kansas
$45,410
$26,660 50
33 Oregon
$45,100
$26,810 40
34 Puerto Rico
$44,700
$17,110 40
35 Louisiana
$44,270
$25,230 160
36 Georgia
$42,630
$33,010 70
37 Iowa
$41,750
$25,600 40
38 Minnesota
$41,300
$21,820 30
39 Hawaii
$40,530
$16,610 40
40 Oklahoma
$37,760
$27,260 100
41 New Jersey
$30,810
$25,760 260

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of broadcast news analysts in those states is not available at this time.

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