Announcers Salary in Sector of Information

The salary statistics of announcers in the industry sector of information are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare announcers salaries in different industries within the information sector.

Average Annual Salary of Announcers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,710
25th Percentile Wage
$22,410
50th Percentile Wage
$31,710
75th Percentile Wage
$48,870
90th Percentile Wage
$79,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for announcers in the industry sector of information. 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 $79,800. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $31,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid announcers is $18,710.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of announcers in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$31,710
2.65% 13.78%
2016
$30,870
1.75% -
2015
$30,330
4.22% -
2014
$29,050
2.13% -
2013
$28,430
3.83% -
2012
$27,340
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Compare Announcers Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of announcers in 14 industries in the information sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for announcers occupations is the cable and other subscription programming industry with an annual salary $67,640. The lowest paying industry is the radio broadcasting industry (annual salary $30,130). For detailed announcers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name 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

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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