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Director Radio News Salary

$101,505 (USD)

Average Salary

$49/hr

Average Hourly

$4,314

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 13, 2019

The average pay for a Director Radio News is $101,505 a year and $49 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Director Radio News is between $71,148 and $125,981. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Directs and coordinates activities of news department of radio or television network or station: confers with executives and production staff members regarding budget, station policy, news coverage of special events, and production problems.
  • Originates or approves feature ideas and sends ideas to personnel of assignment department for implementation.
  • Monitors news development and reviews edited copy and news film.
  • Approves program content or issues directions for changes or modification.
  • Coordinates news staff activities with radio or television programming, traffic, and film editing departments.
  • Hires, discharges, and evaluates performance of news staff.
  • May operate video equipment to review and approve news film or tape, using knowledge of usage of equipment.
  • May write or type news copy, letters, and memos.
  • May perform production duties or directly supervise those performing them in smaller station.
  • May be designated according to media as director, radio news; director, television news.
Director Radio News Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Producers and Directors

Job family population: 118,630

Estimated population of Director Radio News jobs: 3,310

Rate of error: 1.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$117,672
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Director Radio News Job Listings for United States

Director Of Public Relations, Science Communications
Dec 7
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Stanford University
Provide guidance and media training to faculty who spend significant time in the news. Develop and ... for radio, television and print media, the Web and social media. · Experience in analyzing ...
Director of Communications
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Raleigh, NC, USA
Repairers of the Breach Inc
... news story, public debate, and policy decisions § Proactively pitching print, TV, radio, etc ... Director to ensure that the organization and Campaign's website are a dynamic source for ...
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Nov 28
Sacramento, California, USA
Entercom Communications Corporatiion
... promotions director/manager). * May need to work with little notice. About Us: Entercom ... news and sports radio.
Digital Sales Manager
Nov 14
Glendale, CA, USA
Salem Media Group
This position reports to the Director of Sales. ​​ Responsibilities: The Digital Sales Manager ... In addition to its radio properties, Salem owns Salem Radio Network, which syndicates talk, news ...
Marketing Strategist
Nov 7
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Quantum Leap Healthcare Collaborative
Wisdom Study Program Director Responsible for developing messaging for the public regarding the ... The Marketing Strategist will be the primary contact with UC News Office, liaison to media outlets ...

The average pay for a Director Radio News is $101,505 a year and $49 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Director Radio News is between $71,148 and $125,981. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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