Career Outlook for Radio and Television Announcers

Also known as:  Commercial Announcer, Game Show Host, Radio Artist, Radio Disk Jockey, Radio Host, Talk Show Host, Television Host
The overall job outlook for Radio or Television Announcer careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 21.51 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 3.58 percent per year. Demand for Radio and Television Announcers is expected to go up, with an expected 19,180 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 7.37 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Radio and Television Announcers in the following states
California 2,510
New York 2,230
Texas 1,800
Florida 1,540
Pennsylvania 1,520
Missouri 1,150
North Carolina 1,150
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Radio and Television Announcers
Delaware 50
Puerto Rico 100
Wyoming 110
Rhode Island 120
Vermont 150
Alaska 150
New Hampshire 160