Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Radio Host make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$78,172 / yrTotal Pay
$46,582 / yrBase Pay
$31,590 / yrAdditional Pay

$78,172

 / yr
$32K$450K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Radio Host is $78,172 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $46,582 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 $31,590 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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What are some related job titles for Radio Host?

Some related job titles are DISC JOCKEY Salaries with median pay of $57,778, On-Air Talent Salaries with median pay of $81,433, Radio Station Manager Salaries with median pay of $74,611, On-Air Personality Salaries with median pay of $62,686.

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Entercom
3.1

Entercom

Radio Host

$59,342

 /yr
Range: $37K - $79K

$37K

$79K

$36,548 - $79,079 Range

iHeartMedia
3.2

$53K

$94K

$53,212 - $93,646 Range

SiriusXM
3.7

SiriusXM

Radio Host

$59K

$172K

$59,413 - $171,609 Range

CUMULUS MEDIA
3.2

$68K

$82K

$68,104 - $81,993 Range

Audacy
3.4

Audacy

Radio Host - Hourly

$21

$26

$21 - $26 Range

Walt Disney Company
4.0

$51K

$55K

$50,863 - $54,684 Range

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University of Pennsylvania
4.2

$130K

$141K

$129,862 - $141,150 Range

SiriusXM
3.7

SiriusXM

Radio Host - Contractor

$69K

$74K

$68,694 - $74,433 Range

CNN
3.7

CNN

Radio Host

$59K

$64K

$58,573 - $64,483 Range

Cox Media Group
3.3

$78K

$85K

$78,245 - $84,711 Range

University of Memphis
4.0

University of Memphis

Radio Host - Hourly

$8

$8

$8 - $8 Range

Brigham Young University (Idaho)
4.5

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

NHS
3.8

NHS

Radio Host - Contractor

A$76K

A$82K

A$75,696 - A$82,443 Range

Purpose Financial
3.8

$67K

$72K

$66,920 - $72,161 Range

Multicultural Radio Broadcasting
3.4
About 

$1K -$1K

$1K

$1K

$1,335 - $1,424 Range

Crawford Broadcasting
2.2

Crawford Broadcasting

Radio Host - Hourly
About 

$20 -$22

 hourly

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

WCNY
2.4

WCNY

Radio Host
About 

$31K -$34K

$31K

$34K

$30,798 - $33,848 Range

3.3
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

HipHopDX
3.7

HipHopDX

Radio Host - Hourly
About 

$24 -$26

 hourly

$24

$26

$24 - $26 Range

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$17

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8 days ago by a Premium Seat Host with 1 to 3 years of experience

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

$10

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

$18

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$72,000

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8 days ago by a Cabin Hostess with 10 to 14 years of experience

$10

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Host/Hostess with 1 to 3 years of experience

$15

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8 days ago by a Host with less than one year of experience

$14

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Frequently asked questions about a Radio Host salaries

The national average salary for a Radio Host is $44,927 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Radio Host salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 17 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Radio Host employees.

The highest salary for a Radio Host in United States is $88,063 per year.

The lowest salary for a Radio Host in United States is $22,920 per year.

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