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Announcers Salary in the Industry of Radio and Television Broadcasting

The salary statistics and trend of announcers in the industry of radio and television broadcasting are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare announcers salaries in different industries within the information sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,670
25th Percentile Wage
$22,280
50th Percentile Wage
$31,350
75th Percentile Wage
$47,960
90th Percentile Wage
$77,730

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for announcers in the industry of radio and television broadcasting. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) announcers is $77,730. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $31,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent announcers is $18,670.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of announcers in the industry of Radio and Television Broadcasting from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$31,350
3.67% 13.62%
2016
$30,200
1.56% -
2015
$29,730
3.57% -
2014
$28,670
1.53% -
2013
$28,230
4.07% -
2012
$27,080
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Table 3. Compare Announcers Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of announcers in 14 industries within the information sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of announcers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$67,640
Telecommunications
$57,100
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$57,100
Television Broadcasting
$45,340
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$40,710
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$38,100
Other Information Services
$37,370
Other Information Services
$37,370
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$34,420
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$34,420
Newspaper Publishers
$34,040
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$31,550
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$31,350
Radio Broadcasting
$30,130

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