Radio and Television Announcers in Texas
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While jobs for Radio and Television Announcers in Texas are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.
Employment for Radio and Television Announcers in Texas is expected to decrease.
Radio and Television Announcers in Texas earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Radio and Television Announcers Work in Texas?
2,320 people worked as Radio and Television Announcers in 2018 in this state.
There were 2,240 Radio and Television Announcers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 80 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 340 Radio and Television Announcers working in it, which means Texas has more Radio and Television Announcers than average.
Job Projections for Texas
Jobs for Radio and Television Announcers in this state are declining at a rate of 7.6% which is a slower decline than the nationwide estimated projection of
Texas Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 270 annual job openings, and a total of 2,930 jobs for Texas Radio and Television Announcers in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 3,200 annual jobs and 36,500 total jobs in 2026.
What do Radio and Television Announcers Make in Texas?
In 2018 wages for Radio and Television Announcers ranged from $19,990 to $84,140 with $36,120 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $9.61 to $40.45. The median hourly rate was $17.37.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $17.71 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate declined by $0.34.
The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Texas Metros for Radio and Television Announcers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Radio and Television Announcers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX||610||$37,970|
|Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX||340||$44,780|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX||290||n/a|
|Austin-Round Rock, TX||230||$40,200|
|Corpus Christi, TX||50||$33,780|
Top States for Radio and Television Announcers Employment
View the list below to see where most Radio and Television Announcers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Radio and Television Announcers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$64,580|
Related Careers in TX
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|Occupation||TX Employment Total|
|Public Address System and Other Announcers||840|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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