Training Requirements for Broadcast News Analysts

Broadcast news analysts need a bachelor's degree.

Degrees for Broadcast news analysts
Percent
Less than High School 0.6
High School 2.5
Some College 7.7
Associates Degree 4.1
Bachelors Degree 63.7
Masters Degree 18.7
Doctorate or Professional Degree 2.6

Employment Outlook for Broadcast News Analysts

This represents about 5,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 0 less broadcast news analysts but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 1,000 more.

Typical Income for Broadcast News Analysts

Hourly Income

On average,broadcast news analysts make $37.60 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Broadcast news analysts $12.35 $16.44 $27.25 $44.87 $78.60
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations $10.20 $14.69 $22.69 $34.33 $49.69
Media and communication workers $12.88 $18.20 $26.34 $37.17 $50.89
News analysts, reporters and correspondents $10.77 $13.62 $18.69 $30.41 $45.48
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, broadcast news analysts make $78,200 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Broadcast news analysts $25,690 $34,190 $56,680 $93,320 $163,490
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations $21,210 $30,560 $47,190 $71,410 $103,360
Media and communication workers $26,800 $37,860 $54,780 $77,310 $105,850
News analysts, reporters and correspondents $22,390 $28,340 $38,870 $63,250 $94,590
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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