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How much does a News Producer make?

Updated May 8, 2021

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Experience

$42,757 /yr
Average Base Pay

582 salaries

$27K

Low

$43K

Average

$67K

High

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The national average salary for a News Producer is $42,757 in United States. Filter by location to see News Producer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 582 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by News Producer employees.

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Sinclair Broadcast Group
3.2

Sinclair Broadcast Group

News Producer

$39,082

 /yr
Range: $27K - $73K
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$27K

$73K

$26,595 - $73,000 Range

Nexstar Media Group
2.8

Nexstar Media Group

News Producer

$30,887

 /yr
Range: $24K - $61K

$24K

$61K

$23,696 - $60,974 Range

Raycom
3.4

Raycom

News Producer

$41,450

 /yr
Range: $32K - $48K

$32K

$48K

$31,848 - $48,077 Range

TEGNA
3.7

TEGNA

News Producer

$43,485

 /yr
Range: $34K - $85K

$34K

$85K

$33,686 - $85,347 Range

The E.W. Scripps Company
3.7

The E.W. Scripps Company

News Producer

$48,043

 /yr
Range: $33K - $56K

$33K

$56K

$33,074 - $55,882 Range

Tribune Media
3.7

Tribune Media

News Producer

$41,955

 /yr
Range: $34K - $55K

$34K

$55K

$34,071 - $54,900 Range

Hearst
3.7

Hearst

News Producer

$45,401

 /yr
Range: $33K - $71K

$33K

$71K

$32,770 - $70,526 Range

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Gray Television
3.4

Gray Television

News Producer

$32,770

 /yr
Range: $24K - $49K

$24K

$49K

$24,498 - $49,239 Range

Meredith Corporation
3.5

Meredith Corporation

News Producer

$50,656

 /yr
Range: $35K - $56K

$35K

$56K

$35,000 - $56,139 Range

NBCUniversal
4.1

NBCUniversal

News Producer

$74,153

 /yr
Range: $46K - $142K

$46K

$142K

$46,097 - $142,399 Range

Cox Media Group
3.6

Cox Media Group

News Producer

$57,321

 /yr
Range: $34K - $73K

$34K

$73K

$34,078 - $73,205 Range

CNN
3.9

CNN

News Producer

$89,062

 /yr
Range: $61K - $133K

$61K

$133K

$60,739 - $132,973 Range

Spectrum
3.2

Spectrum

News Producer

$46,013

 /yr
Range: $28K - $61K

$28K

$61K

$27,961 - $60,917 Range

Time Warner Cable
3.3

Time Warner Cable

News Producer

$36,060

 /yr
Range: $31K - $43K

$31K

$43K

$30,770 - $42,789 Range

News 12 Networks
3.2

News 12 Networks

News Producer

$58,665

 /yr
Range: $42K - $72K

$42K

$72K

$41,845 - $72,167 Range

Gannett
2.9

Gannett

News Producer

$29,496

 /yr
Range: $23K - $42K

$23K

$42K

$23,301 - $42,220 Range

FOX News
3.6

FOX News

News Producer

$80,888

 /yr
Range: $38K - $111K

$38K

$111K

$37,810 - $111,199 Range

CBS News
3.7

CBS News

News Producer

$94,021

 /yr
Range: $47K - $182K

$47K

$182K

$47,142 - $182,262 Range

Weigel Broadcasting
2.7

Weigel Broadcasting

News Producer

$43,235

 /yr
Range: $33K - $45K

$33K

$45K

$33,245 - $45,281 Range

Schurz Communications
2.9

Schurz Communications

News Producer

$41,465

 /yr
Range: $33K - $42K

$33K

$42K

$33,357 - $42,277 Range

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Frequently asked questions about News Producer salaries

The average salary for a News Producer is $42,757 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 582 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by News Producer employees in United States.

The highest salary for a News Producer in United States is $67,295 per year.

The lowest salary for a News Producer in United States is $27,166 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent news producer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$30
hourly
A TV News Producer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Contract
 
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$30,000
per year
A News Producer in the Knoxville, TN Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Knoxville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A News Producer in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$2,100
monthly
A News Producer in the Rochester, NY Area area reported making $2,100 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Rochester, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$32,000
per year
A News Producer in the Boise, ID Area area reported making $32,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boise, ID Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$30,000
per year
A News Producer in the Syracuse, NY Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
Syracuse, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public