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Radio show hosts provide a personal connection between the radio station and listening audience and may be recognized for on-air work such as entertaining discussion, interviewing guests, providing news and traffic reports, and setting up music and advertisements. On-air radio personalities must be ...
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$25K
$41K
$83K
MEDIAN: $40,794
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Popular Employers
Radio Show Host - CBS Radio, Inc. , salaries: $60,000
Radio Show Host - Clear Channel Communications, Inc. , salaries: $60,000
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A TV or radio host holds an on-air role at a TV or radio station. This may include, for example, selecting music to play during a radio program and recording segments to play between songs. It could also include hosting a TV or radio talk program on a wide range of subjects. TV or radio hosts must have ...
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$25K
$51K
$140K
MEDIAN: $51,398
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A radio announcer’s job duties will generally depend on what type of materials they are to be broadcasting. If a radio announcer is working for a facility that wants them to talk about sports, then the announcer will broadcast all of the latest news in that area. The same would be true for news, music, ...
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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$24K
$35K
$78K
MEDIAN: $35,061
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Radio Announcer - Clear Channel Communications, Inc. , salaries: $32,000
Radio Announcer - Townsquare Media , salaries: $40,000
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Successful talk show hosts are quick-minded, love interacting with a ride range of people, and can work unpredictable hours. Many talk show hosts when they are on the air, but talk show hosts often spend hours prepping for each show. They learn about the guests and the topics that will be presented. ...
Average Salary (?
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$29K
$61K
$120K
MEDIAN: $60,560
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The radio disc jockey or DJ is an invaluable part of the radio broadcast team. The DJ is the voice of the radio station and as such, professionalism is required, but a sunny disposition is helpful as well. From their broadcast booth in the studio, the DJ shares music, appropriate commentary and ads ...
Average Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$22K
$32K
$74K
MEDIAN: $32,412
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Popular Employers
Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio - Clear Channel Communications, Inc. , salaries: $31,492
Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio - CBS Radio, Inc. , salaries: $58,250
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