June 25, 2019

Wages in cable TV newsrooms

Year News analysts, reporters and correspondents Editors Photographers Camera operators and film and video editors
2012 $56,527 $68,394 $51,772 $39,610
2013 $54,439 $65,668 $50,552 $46,697
2014 $52,970 $64,574 $50,538 $56,792
2015 $48,713 $69,201 $48,014
2016 $58,034 $71,710 $51,075
2017 $56,761 $64,966 $48,975
2018 $53,060 $61,930 $46,860 $49,380

Note: The OES survey is designed to produce estimates by combining data collected over a three-year period. Median annual wage adjusted for inflation. Data unavailable for camera operators and film and video editors for 2015-2017.
Source: Pew Research Center analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Statistics data.