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Operations Broadcast Director Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$64,989 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operations Broadcast Director is $64,989 a year and $31 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Operations Broadcast Director is between $47,073 and $79,866. 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

  • Coordinates activities of personnel engaged in preparation of station and network program schedules: reviews program schedules in advance and issues daily corrections.
  • Arranges for split network programs furnishing stations not carrying sponsored programs with noncommercial programs.
  • Notifies traffic department to install or cancel programs originating at points remote from broadcasting station.
  • Advises affiliated stations regarding their schedules.
  • Examines expenditures for programs to determine compliance with budgetary restrictions.
  • Prepares schedules for talent and assigns talent to broadcast periods.
  • Arranges for office space and equipment.
Operations Broadcast Director Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Producers and Directors

Job family population: 117,520

Estimated population of Operations Broadcast Director jobs: 3,279

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Operations Broadcast Director Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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