March 13, 2006

Median Radio Salaries, by Ownership Type

Group Owned Independent
News Director 33000 32500
News Anchor 26000 26000
News Reporter 22000 29000
News Producer 37500 34000
Sports Anchor 27000
Sports Reporter 21000 30000

Whether a radio news person works for a chain-owned station or an independent does not necessarily predict whether they will be paid more.