$65k $65k
5k 5k
-12.6% -12.6%
3.7/5 3.7/5
Bachelors Bachelors

News Anchor Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 5,100 News Anchors in the United States. The News Anchor job market is expected to shrink by -12.6% between 2014 and 2024.

News Anchor Employability Rating

F Sokanu rates News Anchors with a F employability rating, meaning this career should provide poor employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 1,600 News Anchors. That number is based on the retirement of 1,600 existing News Anchors.

Supply of News Anchors

The News Anchor industry is concentrated in New York, California, and Illinois.

News Anchor Job Market by State

State name Employed News Anchors
New York 800
California 530
Illinois 290
Florida 290
Texas 200
Ohio 200
Alabama 160
Arizona 160
South Carolina 130
Kentucky 110
North Carolina 100
Indiana 100
Oklahoma 80
Colorado 80
Utah 70
Virginia 70
Wisconsin 70
Minnesota 50
Idaho 50
Arkansas 40
Puerto Rico 40
Nevada 30
New Jersey 30
Tennessee 30

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