Average Late-Career Radio Show Host with Public Speaking Skills Salary

$70,767
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,500
Bonus
$27,500
Commission
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The average salary for a Late-Career Radio Show Host with Public Speaking skills is $70,767.
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$40k
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$71k
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$136k
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MEDIAN $70,767
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Salary
$40k - $136k
Bonus
$5k - $12k
Commission
$0 - $28k
Total Pay
$33k - $165k

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Job Description for Radio Show Host

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.

Career Paths

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Radio Show Host
Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Radio Show Host

Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Optimization, Media / Public Relations, Broadcast Programming and Oral / Verbal Communication.

Pay by Experience Level for Radio Show Host

An entry-level Radio Show Host with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $30,266 based on 6 salaries. An early career Radio Show Host with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30,153 based on 67 salaries. A mid-career Radio Show Host with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,316 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Radio Show Host with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,085 based on 46 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 151 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.0%
Early Career
44.4%
Mid Career
21.2%
Experienced
30.5%