Radio and Television Announcers Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for radio and television announcers in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of radio and television announcers amongst Texas areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Radio and Television Announcers in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,810
25th Percentile Wage
$25,430
50th Percentile Wage
$36,360
75th Percentile Wage
$60,450
90th Percentile Wage
$96,950

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for radio and television announcers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,950. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,810.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$9.03
25th Percentile Wage
$12.23
50th Percentile Wage
$17.48
75th Percentile Wage
$29.06
90th Percentile Wage
$46.61

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for radio and television announcers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $46.61. The median hourly salary is $17.48. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $9.03.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of radio and television announcers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201636,3600.88%8.33%
201536,040-2.52%-
201436,9506.41%-
201334,5803.61%-
201233,330--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Radio and Television Announcers in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of radio and television announcers in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of radio and television announcers in state of Texas ranges from $18,720 to $56,360. The highest paying area for radio and television announcers in Texas is Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown with a median annual salary of $56,360. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is San Antonio-New Braunfels (mean annual salary $56,120). The lowest paying area is Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $18,720.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$56,360
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$56,120
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$40,570
Amarillo
$40,470
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$37,660
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$37,320
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$28,950
El Paso
$28,300
Lubbock
$26,440
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$18,720


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