News Anchor with Media / Public Relations Skills Salary

Median pay for News Anchors with Media / Public Relations skills comes out to approximately $58K annually, but employers in New York pay the most, the average compensation in that city is around $150K. News Anchors with Media / Public Relations skills will also find cushy salaries in San Diego (+73 percent) and Minneapolis (+7 percent). The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$34,311 - $120,240
$34K
$58K
$120K
MEDIAN: $58,004
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$10.70 - $32.50
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MEDIAN: $15.17
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$34,311 - $120,240  
   
Bonus
$404.06 - $40,547  
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,762 - $117,267  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 188
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$10.70 - $32.50  
   
Overtime
$14.54 - $123.65  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$404.06 - $40,547  
   
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$31,762 - $117,267  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Pay by Experience Level for News Anchor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


News Anchors with Media / Public Relations skills who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $42K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $55K on average. News Anchors with Media / Public Relations skills claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $73K. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $78K.

Key Stats for News Anchor

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects News Anchor Salaries

Late-Career
▲39%

Experienced
▲30%

National Average
$56,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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