Salary for Broadcast News Analysts

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The role of broadcast news analysts is to analyze and interpret news stories received from various sources, and broadcast this infromation to the general public. They may serve as news anchors, and may also write, edit or revise scripts, comments and columns to fit specific time and/or space allotments. The minimum educational requirement for this occupation is a high school diploma or its equivalent, although the majority of individuals in the profession have Bachelor's degrees in related areas.

A Broadcast News Analyst usually receives an average salary in a range of 56000 and 84000 based on experience and education levels. Broadcast News Analysts will usually earn an average compensation of Seventy Two Thousand Nine Hundred dollars yearly.

Broadcast News Analysts make the highest salary in Florida, where they can receive pay levels, on average, of close to $108500. These employees make the greatest compensation in Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services, where they earn salary pay of $73360.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 28.48 percent nationwide in that time.
Broadcast News Analysts tend to make the most in the following industries
Information $73,360
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $60,260
Educational Services $52,160
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Educational Services $52,160
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $60,260
Information $73,360