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Television News Anchor (TV News Anchor) Salary

How much does a Television News Anchor (TV News Anchor) make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Television News Anchor (TV News Anchor)

$46,834 (USD)/yr

$23 (USD)/hr

$951 (USD)/yr

$46,297 (USD)/yr

$22 (USD)/hr

$951 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Collect and analyze facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation, or observation. Report and write stories for newspaper, news magazine, radio, or television. Excludes "Broadcast News Analysts" (27-3021).
The average television news anchor (tv news anchor) salary in United States is $46,834 or an equivalent hourly rate of $23. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $951. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$34,686 (USD)

$56,984 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$54,294 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Television News Anchor (TV News Anchor) will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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