Average Entry-Level Radio Show Host with Oral / Verbal Communication Skills Salary

$29,969
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$500
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Radio Show Host with Oral / Verbal Communication skills is $29,969.
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MEDIAN $29,969
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Salary
$20k - $46k
Bonus
$0 - $500
Total Pay
$16k - $45k

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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
TV or Radio Host
Program Director, Radio Broadcasting
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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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 $30,304 based on 76 salaries. A mid-career Radio Show Host with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,490 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Radio Show Host with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,603 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $64,875.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 246 survey responses.
Early Career
30.9%
Mid Career
18.3%
Experienced
22.4%
Late Career
28.5%