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  • $45,770
  • 4.1
  • Journalism
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How much does a Sports Broadcaster make in the United States?

Average Sports Broadcaster Yearly Salary in the United States

Sports Broadcasters earn an average yearly salary of $45,770. Salaries typically start from $10,400 and go up to $92,500.

Average Sports Broadcaster Hourly Wage in the United States

Sports Broadcasters earn an average hourly wage of $22.00. Hourly wages typically start from $5.00 and go up to $44.47.

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

50%
Full-Time
50%
Part-Time

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Sports Broadcaster demographics

Salary Satisfaction

2.8
SCORE
64
RATINGS
Sports Broadcasters average a score of 2.8 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Sports Broadcasters in the 25th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Sports Broadcaster satisfaction

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Sports Broadcaster Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sports Broadcaster Earnings

The highest earning Sports Broadcasters in the United States earn:

$44.47
an hour
$92,500
per year
Senior Sports Broadcaster Earnings

Senior Sports Broadcasters in the United States earn:

$23.92
an hour
$49,750
per year
Experienced Sports Broadcaster Earnings

Experienced Sports Broadcasters in the United States earn:

$13.00
an hour
$27,040
per year
Junior Sports Broadcaster Earnings

Junior Sports Broadcasters in the United States earn:

$9.46
an hour
$19,680
per year
Starting Sports Broadcaster Earnings

Starting Sports Broadcasters in the United States earn:

$5.00
an hour
$10,400
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sports Broadcaster Salary Comparison

Sports Broadcasters earn more than 53% percent of similar careers in the United States.

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Cinematographer Salary $52k
Physical Education Teacher Salary $47k
Camera Operator Salary $47k
Sports Broadcaster Salary $45k
Model Maker Salary $45k
Announcer Salary $44k
Sports Scout Salary $43k
Athletic Trainer Salary $42k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Career Attributes

  • $45,770
  • 4.1
  • Journalism
More Attributes