The average salary for a Newscaster is $51,557 per year.

$23,489 - $102,129
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$23K
$52K
$100K
MEDIAN: $51,556
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$10,000  
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$23,839 - $110,738  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Job Description for Newscaster

Newscasters report the news to the public, usually live and "on-air" via radio, television, or internet broadcasts. The main goal is to present current news stories in an interesting and cohesive way, which requires a great deal of preparation and working with a range of professionals to investigate and develop stories into presentable formats.

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Experience Affects Newscaster Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 52%

Experienced
up arrow 29%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
medical benefits
Vision: 29%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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