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Radio and Television Announcers in Texas

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-8% Jobs Projection
$36,120 Median Salary
270 Job Openings

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.

Radio and Television Announcers in TX Employment Trend

The typical state has 340 Radio and Television Announcers working in it, which means Texas has more Radio and Television Announcers than average.

Radio and Television Announcers in TX vs. the Average State

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 %.

Job Projections for Radio and Television Announcers: Nation vs. TX

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.

Radio and Television Announcers Earnings: TX vs. National Average

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
Abilene, TX 50 $34,070
Odessa, TX 40 $35,040

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
California 2,780 $47,860
Texas 2,320 $36,120
New York 1,690 $39,710
Florida 1,350 $36,020
Pennsylvania 1,200 $27,880
Ohio 1,080 $32,870
Illinois 920 $35,970
Minnesota 890 $0
Missouri 890 $23,420
Michigan 850 $28,880
North Carolina 820 $29,690
Georgia 750 $35,340
Washington 630 $0
Wisconsin 620 $32,930
Tennessee 600 $26,330
Virginia 580 $32,270
Kentucky 540 $26,150
Kansas 530 $26,610
Iowa 530 $28,350
Arizona 520 $29,020

Below are the states where Radio and Television Announcers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $64,580
California $47,860
Massachusetts $44,490
Alaska $41,650
Idaho $40,270
Maryland $40,200
New York $39,710
Utah $36,580
Wyoming $36,310
Texas $36,120

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Occupation TX Employment Total
Public Address System and Other Announcers 840

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