Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio is $40,386
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Disc Jockey (DJ), Radios?
An entry-level Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $25,343 based on 5 salaries. An early career Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30,129 based on 51 …Read more
What Do Disc Jockey (DJ), Radios Do?
The radio disc jockey or DJ is an invaluable part of the radio broadcast team. The DJ is the voice of the radio station and as such, professionalism is required, but a sunny disposition is helpful as well. From their broadcast booth in the studio, the DJ shares music, appropriate commentary and ads with the general public. DJs are responsible for maintaining an accurate and consistent schedule of ads playing on the air; this requires close contact with the Ads Manger and other team members in …Read more
- Select, arrange, and broadcast music for a given audience.
- Provide commentary on pop, sports, or news stories.