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

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The average salary for a Mid-Career Radio Show Host with Public Speaking skills is $45,316.
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$29k - $79k
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$23k - $73k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Radio Show Host

Skills that pay less than market rate include Media / Public Relations, Broadcast Programming, Social Media Optimization 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. An experienced Radio Show Host with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,085 based on 46 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $70,767.

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