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How much does an Announcer make in the United States?

Average Announcer Hourly Wage in the United States

Announcers earn a median hourly wage of $15.10. Hourly wages typically start from $8.84 and go up to $43.13.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Announcer Yearly Salary in the United States

Announcers earn a median salary of $31,400 per year. Salaries typically start from $18,390 and go up to $89,720.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

38%
Full-Time
62%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.7
SCORE
106
RATINGS
Announcers average a score of 2.7 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Announcers in the 16th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Announcer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Announcer Earnings

The highest earning Announcers in the United States earn:

$43.13
an hour
$89,720
per year
Senior Announcer Earnings

Senior Announcers in the United States earn:

$24.52
an hour
$51,000
per year
Experienced Announcer Earnings

Experienced Announcers in the United States earn:

$15.10
an hour
$31,400
per year
Junior Announcer Earnings

Junior Announcers in the United States earn:

$10.43
an hour
$21,700
per year
Starting Announcer Earnings

Starting Announcers in the United States earn:

$8.84
an hour
$18,390
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Announcer salary comparison

Announcers earn less than 92% percent of Film & Television careers. Announcer salaries are in the bottom 88% of all careers in the United States.

Filmmaker Salary $70k
News Anchor Salary $65k
Talent Agent Salary $64k
Film and Video Editor Salary $62k
Television Writer Salary $61k
Camera Operator Salary $55k
Court Reporter Salary $51k
Model Maker Salary $40k
Announcer Salary $31k
Motion Picture Projectionist Salary $22k
Source:

Historical salary for Announcers in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Announcer salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Announcer Salary in District of Columbia $30.11 $62,630 # 1
Announcer Salary in New York $27.34 $56,870 # 2
Announcer Salary in California $22.32 $46,420 # 3
Announcer Salary in Maryland $20.63 $42,910 # 4
Announcer Salary in Oregon $17.87 $37,180 # 5
Announcer Salary in Washington $16.95 $35,250 # 6
Announcer Salary in Alaska $21.46 $44,640 # 7
Announcer Salary in Hawaii $16.73 $34,800 # 8
Announcer Salary in Texas $17.48 $36,360 # 9
Announcer Salary in Georgia $15.11 $31,430 # 10
Announcer Salary in Arizona $16.56 $34,440 # 11
Announcer Salary in Colorado $19.02 $39,550 # 12
Announcer Salary in Connecticut $15.96 $33,200 # 13
Announcer Salary in South Carolina $16.35 $34,010 # 14
Announcer Salary in Florida $13.16 $27,370 # 15
Announcer Salary in North Carolina $11.68 $24,290 # 16
Announcer Salary in Nevada $14.97 $31,140 # 17
Announcer Salary in Illinois $13.67 $28,430 # 18
Announcer Salary in Louisiana $14.62 $30,400 # 19
Announcer Salary in Michigan $14.55 $30,260 # 20
Announcer Salary in Minnesota $14.15 $29,430 # 21
Announcer Salary in Rhode Island $13.90 $28,920 # 22
Announcer Salary in Virginia $14.59 $30,350 # 23
Announcer Salary in New Jersey $14.23 $29,590 # 24
Announcer Salary in Ohio $15.27 $31,770 # 25
Announcer Salary in Nebraska $14.58 $30,330 # 26
Announcer Salary in Missouri $11.44 $23,800 # 27
Announcer Salary in Tennessee $13.10 $27,250 # 28
Announcer Salary in New Mexico $14.41 $29,980 # 29
Announcer Salary in Oklahoma $12.24 $25,460 # 30
Announcer Salary in Wisconsin $11.13 $23,150 # 31
Announcer Salary in New Hampshire $13.83 $28,760 # 32
Announcer Salary in Kansas $11.72 $24,370 # 33
Announcer Salary in Maine $14.71 $30,590 # 34
Announcer Salary in North Dakota $14.44 $30,030 # 35
Announcer Salary in Vermont $14.28 $29,700 # 36
Announcer Salary in Idaho $11.53 $23,980 # 37
Announcer Salary in Montana $12.18 $25,340 # 38
Announcer Salary in South Dakota $14.10 $29,320 # 39
Announcer Salary in Alabama $10.61 $22,060 # 40
Announcer Salary in West Virginia $11.63 $24,200 # 41
Announcer Salary in Wyoming $13.74 $28,570 # 42
Announcer Salary in Kentucky $10.55 $21,940 # 43
Announcer Salary in Iowa $12.03 $25,030 # 44
Announcer Salary in Indiana $11.27 $23,430 # 45
Announcer Salary in Arkansas $10.70 $22,250 # 46
Announcer Salary in Mississippi $10.41 $21,640 # 47
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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