Salary for Public Address System and Other Announcers

That's not a valid work email account. Please enter your work email (e.g.
Please enter your work email

This occupation has now been updated to Media and Communication Workers, All Other

Also known as:  Stage Technician helps find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations. Sign up in our career community today!

Public address system and other announcers communicate with guests and patrons at public events over loudspeaker and public address systems. They may function as disc jockeys or masters of ceremonies at private events. These professionals learn the proper pronunciation for event and ceremony participants, and may memorize or read from scripts and/or improvise commentary. These professionals learn the layout, set up and sequenc of events at which they will be working, and also may memorize and deliver directions and work to keep audience members or event participants calm in the event of an emergency. Many people working in this field do not have high school diplomas, although the majority have completed at least secondary education, if not some college.

A Public Address System or Other Announcer will usually earn a compensation of around $24,370 to $95,100 based on the level of experience. usually receive a pay level of of fifty-five thousand five hundred and fourty dollars per year.

are compensated most highly in District of Columbia, where they can get average pay scales of close to about $74,530. People with this job title are paid at the highest average level in Management of Companies and Enterprises, where they get average wages of $65,390.

Are you an aspiring public address system or other announcer? Want a new opportunity where you can earn a higher salary? Join our public address system or other announcer Career Community today!

The national wage distribution is shown below. To overlay local salaries for a Public Address System or Other Announcer, please select your state.
Annual salary
Hourly rate
Recruiter makes it easy to find out about new jobs for public address system and other announcers. Join our public address system or other announcer Career Community today!

The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 21.82 percent nationwide in that time.


Public Address System and Other Announcers tend to make the most in the following industries:

Management of Companies and Enterprises
Finance and Insurance
Public Administration
Wholesale Trade
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Accommodation and Food Services
Retail Trade
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
Transportation and Warehousing
Health Care and Social Assistance
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
Recruiters on our platform will receive your resume directly in their inbox if there’s a match. POST YOUR RESUME
3 out of 4 resumes never get seen.
Employers get hundreds of applications, and most get filtered out before they ever see them. Upload your resume to get through the filters.