The average salary for a Sportscaster is $57,500 per year.

$29,015 - $397,317
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$29,015 - $397,317  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Job Description for Sportscaster

A sportscaster watches a game as it is occurring and provides commentary of what is going on. Strong knowledge of the rules of the sport being viewed is essential. Some sportcasters start out as athletes. During downtimes of the game, the sportcaster may voice statistics or comments regarding different players.

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Sportscaster Tasks

  • Provide expert analysis, statistics, and background information.
  • Give a running commentary of a game or sporting event in real time.

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Experience Affects Sportscaster Salaries

Late-Career
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Entry-Level
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National Average
$58,000

Mid-Career
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Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
40%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

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Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 50%
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