Broadcast Meteorologist Salary

The average pay for a Broadcast Meteorologist is $50,000 per year.

$27,358 - $108,361
$27K
$51K
$110K
MEDIAN: $50,803
10%
50%
90%

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$11.48 - $15.00
$13
MEDIAN: $12.52
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$0$108K
Salary $27,358 - $108,361
Bonus $0.00 - $8,750
Profit Sharing $983
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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$27,549 - $108,599
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 93
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $12.52
Overtime $15.59 - $32.55
Annual Data $0$108K
Bonus $0.00 - $8,750
Profit Sharing $983
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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$27,549 - $108,599
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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Job Description for Broadcast Meteorologist

Broadcast meteorologists present weather forecasts and events on television. They must be able to gather and interpret meteorological data from satellites, radar, and surface and air stations, and they typically work in a studio but may occasionally work outdoors to present severe weather coverage. They may also be responsible for editing weather presentations.

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Broadcast Meteorologist Tasks

  • Describe, explain, and predict weather patterns to a variety of public audiences.
  • Identify weather data sources, collect data, merge, and clean data.
  • Create graphics and visualizations to explain weather patterns.
  • Analyze weather data and produce reports and interpretations.

Broadcast Meteorologist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Broadcast Meteorologist

Pay by Experience for a Broadcast Meteorologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Broadcast Meteorologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 47 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Broadcast Meteorologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Broadcast Meteorologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 17 salaries. A Broadcast Meteorologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 15 salaries.

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Key Stats for Broadcast Meteorologist

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Broadcast Meteorologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲82%

Experienced
▲4%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 6%
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