Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Anchor/Reporter make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$90,903 / yrTotal Pay
$62,027 / yrBase Pay
$28,876 / yrAdditional Pay

$90,903

 / yr
$40K$345K
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The estimated total pay for a Anchor/Reporter is $90,903 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $62,027 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $28,876 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are News Reporter Salaries with median pay of $93,488, On-Air Talent Salaries with median pay of $81,366, Traffic Reporter Salaries with median pay of $64,974, TV Anchor/Reporter Salaries with median pay of $99,309.

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Nexstar Media Group
2.9

Nexstar Media Group

Anchor/Reporter

$51,957

 /yr
Range: $30K - $99K

$30K

$99K

$29,884 - $99,138 Range

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Gray Television
3.0

Gray Television

Anchor/Reporter

$35,700

 /yr
Range: $25K - $61K

$25K

$61K

$25,195 - $61,073 Range

Sinclair Broadcast Group
3.1

$56,810

 /yr
Range: $30K - $82K

$30K

$82K

$30,000 - $82,312 Range

TEGNA
3.5

TEGNA

Anchor/Reporter

$51,129

 /yr
Range: $42K - $61K

$42K

$61K

$42,151 - $61,422 Range

The E.W. Scripps Company
3.8

$53,973

 /yr
Range: $35K - $69K

$35K

$69K

$35,000 - $68,857 Range

ABC
3.9

ABC

Anchor/Reporter

$149,232

 /yr
Range: $89K - $210K

$89K

$210K

$88,830 - $209,902 Range

Univision Television Group
3.4

$69,367

 /yr
Range: $54K - $82K

$54K

$82K

$53,778 - $81,986 Range

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CBS
3.5

CBS

Anchor/Reporter

$184,992

 /yr
Range: $71K - $206K

$71K

$206K

$71,152 - $205,547 Range

iHeartMedia
3.2

iHeartMedia

Anchor/Reporter - Hourly

$25

$27

$25 - $27 Range

Hearst
3.8

Hearst

Anchor/Reporter

$77K

$96K

$77,411 - $95,808 Range

Tribune Media
3.5

Tribune Media

Anchor/Reporter
About 

$51K -$74K

$51K

$74K

$50,900 - $74,405 Range

Cox Media Group
3.3

$43K

$55K

$42,939 - $54,567 Range

Emmis Communications
3.1

$33K

$43K

$33,261 - $43,264 Range

Spectrum News NY1
2.9

Spectrum News NY1

Anchor/Reporter
About 

$78K -$194K

$78K

$194K

$78,064 - $193,782 Range

WKOW-TV
3.7

WKOW-TV

Anchor/Reporter

$37K

$70K

$36,729 - $69,689 Range

KRDO

Anchor/Reporter

$43K

$50K

$42,771 - $50,198 Range

3.3

KFOR

Anchor/Reporter
About 

$56K -$72K

$56K

$72K

$56,399 - $72,020 Range

KRON
2.6

KRON

Anchor/Reporter
About 

$108K -$128K

$108K

$128K

$108,065 - $127,857 Range

3.1

KWCH

Anchor/Reporter
About 

$35K -$71K

$35K

$71K

$35,449 - $71,071 Range

3.7

KNOP-TV

Anchor/Reporter
About 

$26K -$30K

$26K

$30K

$25,669 - $30,188 Range

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$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Reporter with 1 to 3 years of experience

$51,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Reporter with 4 to 6 years of experience

$42,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Reporter with 1 to 3 years of experience

$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Multimedia Journalist with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$13

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Journalist/Reporter with 1 to 3 years of experience

$12,000

/moAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a WIBC News Anchor/Reporter with 1 to 3 years of experience

$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a News Reporter with more than 15 years of experience

$36,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Visual Journalist with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Anchor/Reporter salaries

The national average salary for an Anchor/Reporter is $52,642 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Anchor/Reporter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 107 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Anchor/Reporter employees.

The highest salary for an Anchor/Reporter in United States is $95,704 per year.

The lowest salary for an Anchor/Reporter in United States is $28,956 per year.

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