Experienced News Anchor Salary

Total annual pay for Experienced News Anchors is approximately $72K, and commissions account for a significant portion of this final number — more than a third on average. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 52 percent. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$40,540 - $139,021
$41K
$69K
$140K
MEDIAN: $69,136
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$17.50 - $34.00
$24
MEDIAN: $24.00
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$0$139K
Salary $40,540 - $139,021
Bonus $1,957 - $30,201
Profit Sharing $6,750
Commission $25,000
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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$41,020 - $139,380
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 325
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $24.00
Overtime $35.49
Annual Data $0$139K
Bonus $1,957 - $30,201
Commission $25,000
Profit Sharing $6,750
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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$41,020 - $139,380
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

News Anchor Job Listings

Key Stats for News Anchor

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
10-19 years
81%
20 years or more
19%

Skills That Affect News Anchor Salaries

Media / Public Relations
▲2%

National Average
$71,000

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 3%