The highest paychecks go to General Sales Managers, who earn an average $125K annually, closely trailed by Broadcast Engineers ($65K), Radio Show Hosts (approximately $51K), and Traffic Reporters (about $42K). Radio Announcers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $31K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $90K per year) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Chicago, Ill. (approximately $76K), Houston, Texas (about $50K), and Seattle, Wash. ($50K) are the next top-paying cities. At $37K, Los Angeles, Calif. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Across its U.S. offices, the state of New York pays Clear Channel Communications, Inc. the most — $90K annually on average.
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make around $41K per year on average. Average pay is $59K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the Clear Channel Communications, Inc. workforce (42 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, about $50K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Those with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at Clear Channel Communications, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach around $94K annually.
Employees who count Business Development among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $115K per year. Project Management is a popular skill among Clear Channel Communications, Inc. workers, with around one in six of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Three more common skills are Account Sales, Microsoft Excel, and Budget Management.
Benefits and Perks
Only 31 percent receive paid vacation and sick leave. A large number of survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Clear Channel Communications, Inc. provides health insurance to a fair number of employees, and a majority of respondents do receive dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, and life insurance.