Radio and Television Announcers Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of radio and television announcers in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare radio and television announcers salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Radio and Television Announcers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,190
25th Percentile Wage
$27,150
50th Percentile Wage
$32,390
75th Percentile Wage
$37,300
90th Percentile Wage
$46,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for radio and television announcers in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) radio and television announcers is $46,280. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $32,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid radio and television announcers is $23,190.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of radio and television announcers in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
201632,390-13.00%-10.37%
201436,6002.32%-
201335,750--

Compare Radio and Television Announcers Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of radio and television announcers in five industries in the federal, state, and local government sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for radio and television announcers occupations is the state government, including schools and hospitals industry with an annual salary $39,370. The lowest paying industry is the local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry (annual salary $31,470). For detailed radio and television announcers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
State government, including schools and hospitals
$39,370
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$37,100
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$35,060
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$32,390
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$31,470

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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