News Anchor Salary

How much does a News Anchor make in the United States?
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$89,863 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$43 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,552 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average news anchor salary in United States is $89,863 or an equivalent hourly rate of $43. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,552. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$63,354 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$111,440 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Estimated salary in 2023:
$104,176
5 Year Change:
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