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Radio and Television Announcers Salary Information in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois

The annual and hourly salary statistics of radio and television announcers in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of radio and television announcers in Bloomington-Normal is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Radio and Television Announcers in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,800
25th Percentile Wage
$30,990
50th Percentile Wage
$39,300
75th Percentile Wage
$63,900
90th Percentile Wage
$87,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for radio and television announcers in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $87,700. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,800.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of radio and television announcers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$39,300
4.89% 0.00%
2013
$37,380
-5.14% -
2012
$39,300
- -

Table 3. Compare Radio and Television Announcers Salary in Bloomington-Normal with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $39,300, Bloomington-Normal is the second highest paying city for radio and television announcers in state of Illinois, following the highest paying city Peoria (median annual salary of $41,890). Compared with Peoria, the median annual salary of radio and television announcers in Bloomington-Normal is 6.2 percent (6.2%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Peoria
$41,890
Bloomington-Normal
$39,300
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$39,150
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$38,840
Springfield
$31,310
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$31,180
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$23,190
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$23,180
Champaign-Urbana
$22,910
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$19,320



See also: Top paying jobs in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois.