We surveyed 331 sports broadcasters to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical sports broadcaster. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as a sports broadcaster?



Working as a sports broadcaster typically doesn’t require the use of high levels of intelligence in daily tasks.

Can I learn to become a sports broadcaster?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as a sports broadcaster typically depends predominantly on qualities you can gain through experience, with a small aspect of skills you are born with.

Is it easy to get a job as a sports broadcaster?



It’s typically quite difficult to find a job as a sports broadcaster. If you’re curious about the numbers, check out the job market for sports broadcasters.


Do sports broadcasters work full-time or part-time?

51% of sports broadcasters work in full-time roles while 49% work part-time.