Broadcast News Analyst Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Broadcast News Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,530
25th Percentile Wage
$33,790
50th Percentile Wage
$56,440
75th Percentile Wage
$94,130
90th Percentile Wage
$166,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for broadcast news analysts 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) broadcast news analysts is $166,330. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $56,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid broadcast news analysts is $25,530.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201656,440-17.04%1.24%
201566,0607.01%-
201461,4300.93%-
201360,8608.41%-
201255,740--

Compare Broadcast News Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of broadcast news analysts in ten 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 broadcast news analyst occupations is the television broadcasting industry with an annual salary $74,660. The lowest paying industry is the radio broadcasting industry (annual salary $35,590). For detailed broadcast news analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Television Broadcasting
$74,660
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$65,830
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$64,890
Newspaper Publishers
$64,290
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$57,030
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$56,460
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$54,700
Other Information Services
$44,250
Other Information Services
$44,250
Radio Broadcasting
$35,590

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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