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
$18,270
25th Percentile Wage
$21,380
50th Percentile Wage
$30,870
75th Percentile Wage
$49,910
90th Percentile Wage
$86,150

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 $86,150. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $30,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid announcers is $18,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of announcers in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201630,8701.75%11.44%
201530,3304.22%-
201429,0502.13%-
201328,4303.83%-
201227,340--

Compare Announcers Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of announcers in twelve 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 $28,930). 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
Television Broadcasting
$41,730
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)
$33,780
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$33,780
Newspaper Publishers
$33,310
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$30,320
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$30,200
Radio Broadcasting
$28,930

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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