Production Assistant, Radio Station Salary

A Production Assistant, Radio Station earns an average salary of $38,000 per year.

$20,305 - $42,282
MEDIAN: $30,208

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$20,305 - $42,282  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Job Description for Production Assistant, Radio Station

A production assistant for a radio station supports the production of their station's programming. They may perform a diverse range of tasks, such as conducting research, preparing any necessary materials for broadcast, writing scripts to be used on the air and assisting with pre-interviews of program guests. Production assistants may also assist the production team as programs are being recorded; this could include, for example, monitoring and editing incoming feeds or operating any necessary technical equipment. They may also perform web-related tasks such as preparing blog posts, as well as monitoring and posting on station or program social media accounts. A production assistant at a radio station generally works directly under the supervision of the station's production director. These assistants may work during regular business hours, although alternative hours may be required to accommodate their station's needs.


Production Assistant, Radio Station Tasks

  • Monitor commercial and program airing to ensure quality control.
  • Write, voice, dub and produce commercial or station identification.
  • Operate equipment during broadcasts.
  • Monitor reports and logs for accuracy.

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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5
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33 %
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
medical benefits
Vision: 27%
dental benefits
None: 47%