A Radio Producer earns an average salary of C$38,947 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

C$28,272 - C$69,531
C$28K
C$38K
C$70K
MEDIAN: C$37,613
10%
50%
90%
C$10.67 - C$19.52
C$11
C$14
C$20
MEDIAN: C$14.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$69K
Salary C$28,272 - C$69,531
Bonus C$900
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$26,419 - C$67,328
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 78
Hourly Data C$0C$26
Hourly Rate C$10.67 - C$19.52
Overtime C$27.00
Annual Data C$0C$67K
Bonus C$900
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$26,419 - C$67,328
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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, the producer performs a managerial role and helps handle audience responses. The day-to-day functions of a radio producer also include interviewing prospective employees, managing radio equipment, editing content, producing user-generated content, and making sure content is in compliance with copyright laws.

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Radio Producer

Pay by Experience for a Radio Producer has a positive trend. An entry-level Radio Producer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$34,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Radio Producer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$39,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Radio Producer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$46,000 based on 9 salaries. A Radio Producer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$55,000 based on 12 salaries.

Key Stats for Radio Producer

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Radio Producer Salaries

Late-Career
▲52%

Experienced
▲27%

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
C$36,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 26%