Average Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio Salary

$39,695
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,500
Bonus
$15,000
Commission
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The average salary for a Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio is $39,695.
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$24k
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$40k
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$75k
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What Do Disc Jockey (DJ), Radios Do?

Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio Tasks
  • Select, arrange, and broadcast music for a given audience.
  • Provide commentary on pop, sports, or news stories.

Job Satisfaction for Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio

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What Are Popular Skills for Disc Jockey (DJ), Radios?

Skills in Broadcast Programming, Oral / Verbal Communication, Social Media Marketing and Public Speaking are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Editing.

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 $32,069 based on 71 salaries. A mid-career Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39,119 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,687 based on 62 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $50,121.
Employees with Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 121.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (104.1% more) and Orlando, Florida (101.5% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 238 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.1%
Early Career
29.8%
Mid Career
20.6%
Experienced
26.1%
Late Career
21.4%