The average salary for a Mid-Career Radio Show Host with Broadcast Programming skills is $44,000.
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Job Description for Radio Show Host
Radio show hosts provide a personal connection between the radio station and listening audience and may be recognized for on-air work such as entertaining discussion, interviewing guests, providing news and traffic reports, and setting up music and advertisements. On-air radio personalities must be comfortable and able to provide on-location relays and reports to provide perspectives from ongoing festivals, concerts, and other events and they may also be responsible for providing voice tracks f…Read more
Radio Show Host Tasks
- Prepare and deliver content for radio audiences while managing guests and call-ins.
- Book and interview content-relevant guests.
- Select and develop content based on audience preferences, public requests, and program focus.
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Popular Skills for Radio Show Host
Oral / Verbal Communication
Social Media Optimization
Media / Public Relations
Social Media Marketing
Skills in Public Speaking are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing, Media / Public Relations, Social Media Optimization and Oral / Verbal Communication.
Pay by Experience Level for Radio Show Host
An early career Radio Show Host with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $26,044 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Radio Show Host with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,216 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $45,781.
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