The average salary for a Radio Announcer in Canada is C$39,878.
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C$29k - C$51k
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Job Description for Radio Announcer
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, and travel. It is important for radio announcers to have a strong, clear voice, as their entire job mainly relies on that sole purpose: to relay information via spoken word over the radio. Depen…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Radio Announcer
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Popular Skills for Radio Announcer
Social Media Optimization
Media / Public Relations
Oral / Verbal Communication
Skills in Broadcast Programming, Public Speaking, Social Media Optimization and Media / Public Relations are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Oral / Verbal Communication.
Pay by Experience Level for Radio Announcer
An entry-level Radio Announcer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$32,500 based on 17 salaries. An early career Radio Announcer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$36,576 based on 29 salaries. A mid-career Radio Announcer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$40,090 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Radio Announcer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$45,950 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$47,500.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Radio Announcer in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 26.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in London, Ontario (5.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (2.2% less).
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