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Radio and Television Announcers in Washington

Considering a career as a Radio or Television Announcer in Washington?

-9% Jobs Projection
70 Job Openings
  • Employment for Radio and Television Announcers in Washington is expected to decrease.

How Many Radio and Television Announcers Work in Washington?

630 people worked as Radio and Television Announcers in 2018 in this state.

There were 560 Radio and Television Announcers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 70 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Radio and Television Announcers in WA Employment Trend

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

Radio and Television Announcers in WA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Washington

Jobs for Radio and Television Announcers in this state are declining at a rate of 9.3% which is a slower decline than the nationwide estimated projection of %.

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

Washington Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 70 annual job openings, and 780 total jobs in 2026 for Radio and Television Announcers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 3,200 annual jobs and 36,500 total jobs in 2026.

What do Radio and Television Announcers Make in Washington?

Workers in this field were paid a median of $17.53 an hour in 2017.

Top Washington 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
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 330 $47,450
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 140 $49,240
Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA 130 n/a

Top States for Radio and Television Announcers Employment

The table below shows the states 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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