The average salary for a Radio Producer in Australia is AU$55,528.
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Job Description for Radio Producer
The main responsibility of a radio producer is to handle the audio content of broadcasts, whether it is via radio, the Internet, and/or mobile platforms. The radio producer is involved from the beginning of the content development process, which includes generating ideas for programs, creating content, writing scripts, and finding interviewees. They are also charged with picking music, as well as converting text, graphics, and video files into other formats as needed. During the show itself, th…Read more
Radio Producer Tasks
- Oversee broadcasts and ensure that programs meet ratings objectives with Portable People Meter (PPM) measured audiences.
- Schedule guests and assist in crafting appropriate direction for day-to-day programming.
- Operate radio console for talk show programs and manage soundboards during live shows.
- Effectively interact with on-air talent and guests when needed.
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Popular Skills for Radio Producer
Audio Visual Equipment Use
Skills in Audio Visual Equipment Use are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Broadcast Programming and Editing.
Pay by Experience Level for Radio Producer
An early career Radio Producer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$55,269 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Radio Producer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Radio Producer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 10 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Radio Producer in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 38.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (5.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Perth, Western Australia (4.4% less), Adelaide, South Australia (1.9% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (1.0% less).
Years of Experience
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