Broadcast News Analyst Salary Information

The salary statistics of broadcast news analysts are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of broadcast news analysts within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The broadcast news analysts annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Broadcast News Analyst Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,510
25th Percentile Wage
$36,050
50th Percentile Wage
$62,910
75th Percentile Wage
$103,900
90th Percentile Wage
$195,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for broadcast news analysts. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) broadcast news analysts is $195,520. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,510. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 637% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of broadcast news analysts from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$62,910
9.90% 11.97%
2016
$56,680
-15.61% -
2015
$65,530
6.23% -
2014
$61,450
1.59% -
2013
$60,470
8.42% -
2012
$55,380
- -

Table 2. Broadcast News Analyst Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of broadcast news analysts in 5 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for broadcast news analysts occupations is the professional, scientific, and technical services sector with an annual salary $79,380. The lowest paying sector is the educational services sector (annual salary $52,250).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$79,380
Information
$63,270
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$60,180
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$54,030
Educational Services
$52,250

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Broadcast News Analysts by States

From the above tables we note that not only broadcast news analysts salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of broadcast news analysts in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $30,810 to $91,840. The highest paying state for broadcast news analysts is Michigan with a median annual salary of $91,840. The lowest paying state is New Jersey with a median annual salary of $30,810. For more salary information of broadcast news analysts profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Michigan
$91,840
District of Columbia
$85,270
Florida
$81,410
Massachusetts
$79,680
Maine
$75,230
Arizona
$72,370
Texas
$70,370
Washington
$69,470
Idaho
$69,150
New York
$69,030
North Carolina
$68,280
Virginia
$68,220
Kentucky
$67,820
Wisconsin
$65,230
Nevada
$63,090
Alabama
$62,540
Missouri
$61,370
South Carolina
$60,660
Arkansas
$58,340
California
$57,760
Colorado
$56,940
Utah
$55,640
Maryland
$55,490
North Dakota
$54,680
Pennsylvania
$54,390
Tennessee
$53,200
Illinois
$53,040
Indiana
$51,430
Ohio
$50,780
Mississippi
$50,480
Alaska
$47,800
Kansas
$45,410
Oregon
$45,100
Puerto Rico
$44,700
Louisiana
$44,270
Georgia
$42,630
Iowa
$41,750
Minnesota
$41,300
Hawaii
$40,530
Oklahoma
$37,760
New Jersey
$30,810



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