Average Mid-Career Radio Show Host with Oral / Verbal Communication Skills Salary

$41,490
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Radio Show Host with Oral / Verbal Communication skills is $41,490.
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$23k
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$41k
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$88k
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MEDIAN $41,490
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United States (change)
Salary
$23k - $88k
Total Pay
$21k - $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.

Career Paths

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Radio Show Host
Disc Jockey (DJ), Radio
TV or Radio Host
Program Director, Radio Broadcasting
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Radio Show Host

Skills in Public Speaking, Broadcast Programming and Media / Public Relations are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Optimization.

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 $29,969 based on 8 salaries. An early career Radio Show Host with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30,304 based on 76 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 209 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.8%
Early Career
36.4%
Experienced
26.3%
Late Career
33.5%