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Director Broadcast Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$72,931 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Director Broadcast is $72,931 a year and $35 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Director Broadcast is between $52,381 and $89,923. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Directs rehearsals and broadcast of one or more radio programs for live broadcast or electronic recording: selects assisting staff and performers for radio program or commercial announcement.
  • Integrates various parts of program or commercial announcement to produce entertainment balance.
  • Rehearses staff and performers to elicit effects desired and best possible performance.
  • Establishes pace of program or commercial announcement to stay within time requirements.
  • Cues announcers and technicians during program to insert spot announcements or commercials.
Director Broadcast Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Producers and Directors

Job family population: 117,520

Estimated population of Director Broadcast jobs: 5,015

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Director Broadcast Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Materials Supervisor
May 3
Chicago, IL, USA
Woodland Solutions, Inc.
Direct supervision of all activities related to the shipment of finished seat assemblies to the ... Monitor Live Broadcast for - Customer Hourly Production Rate and irregularities such as line or ...
**Entry Level Sales Assistant**
Apr 27
Chinatown, IL, USA
Humble: "Top talent" knows her talents and doesn't need to broadcast them to fellow employees or to ... Retail, Direct Advertising, Sports Minded, Sports Enthusiast, Competitive Mindset, Business ...
Account Executive & Benefits Specialist. Leads Provided & Home office
Apr 18
Chicago, IL, USA
... broadcasting tools, email tools , and CRM contact manager to track all your leads and follow up ... For immediate attention text National Director Dennis Hoelzel at (612) 432-2573 and he will direct ...
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