Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
The average salary for a Radio Producer is C$39,402
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Radio Producers?
An early career Radio Producer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$35,299 based on 29 salaries. A mid-career Radio Producer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$38,060 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Radio Producer …Read more
What Do Radio Producers Do?
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, …Read more
- 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.