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News Director Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$91,623 (USD)

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Last updated: April 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a News Director is $91,623 a year and $44 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a News Director is between $64,222 and $113,716. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a News Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • 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.
News Director Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Producers and Directors

Job family population: 117,520

Estimated population of News Director jobs: 3,279

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



News Director Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Multi Media Sales Rep
Apr 3
Nebraska City, NE, USA
GateHouse Media/Nebraska City News-Press
Nebraska City News-Press, Syracuse Journal-Democrat, Hamburg Reporter Penny Press 1, Penny Press 4 ... publications, direct mail, digital marketing services, and other local products and services
Apr 16
Norfolk, NE, USA
Compass Group
... Restaurant News. While we reflect on a proud past, we keep a keen eye on what is yet to come ... As an Assistant Director of Dining Services I, you will be responsible for assisting with the day ...
Mental Health Supervisor
Mar 30
Candidate report directly to the Program Director, a Licensed Clinical Psychologist.REQUIREMENTS ... York News Times. Category: , Keywords: Mental Health Supervisor
CAPTAIN, CATERING (FULL-TIME) at Wayne State College
Apr 12
Wayne, NE, USA
Compass Group
Have them apply to this posting via this direct link or at and ask them to provide your name in the ... Restaurant News. While we reflect on a proud past, we keep a keen eye on what is yet to come ...
Academic, Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Mar 5
Omaha, NE, USA
Catholic Health Initiatives
News and World Report and regularly appears in Best Buys in American Colleges. Interested ... Director - Neurological Institute, Creighton University School of Medicine CHI Health Immanuel One ...
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