News Anchor Salary

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What is the average salary for a News Anchor?

The average salary of a News Anchor is $84,710. Salaries start from $28,000 and go up to $186,260. Please note that the average salary for a News Anchor may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

Learn more about the News Anchor job market for salaries of real jobs in your area.

$0 $186,260
Starting ($28.0k)
Junior ($37.9k)
Experienced ($60.5k)
Senior ($104.7k)
Highest ($186.3k)
Highest

The top 10% of News Anchors in United States earn:

$186,260
Senior

The top 25% of News Anchors in United States earn:

$104,670
Experienced

The middle 50% of News Anchors in United States earn:

$60,470
Junior

The bottom 25% of News Anchors in United States earn:

$37,890
Starting

The bottom 10% of News Anchors in United States earn:

$28,000

Historical salary

News Anchor salary by state

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State Salary Rank
News Anchor Salary in Florida 108,830 1
News Anchor Salary in Ohio 108,050 2
News Anchor Salary in Colorado 97,020 3
News Anchor Salary in California 96,290 4
News Anchor Salary in New York 93,660 5
News Anchor Salary in Maryland 92,330 6
News Anchor Salary in Illinois 91,000 7
News Anchor Salary in North Carolina 86,870 8
News Anchor Salary in New Jersey 84,850 9
News Anchor Salary in Alabama 84,830 10
News Anchor Salary in United States 84,710 11
News Anchor Salary in Virginia 81,290 12
News Anchor Salary in Indiana 78,250 13
News Anchor Salary in Michigan 77,160 14
News Anchor Salary in Texas 75,230 15
News Anchor Salary in District of Columbia 69,550 16
News Anchor Salary in South Carolina 69,240 17
News Anchor Salary in Mississippi 63,510 18
News Anchor Salary in Arkansas 62,940 19
News Anchor Salary in Tennessee 61,400 20
News Anchor Salary in Utah 57,060 21
News Anchor Salary in Missouri 55,960 22
News Anchor Salary in Puerto Rico 51,030 23
News Anchor Salary in Georgia 49,890 24