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TV Host Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $312,000 $26,000 $6,000 $150
75th Percentile $156,000 $13,000 $3,000 $75
Average $110,982 $9,248 $2,134 $53
25th Percentile $27,500 $2,291 $528 $13
$27,500 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$15,000 - $41,999
51% of jobs
$42,000 - $68,999
11% of jobs
$69,000 - $95,999
4% of jobs
The average salary is $110,982 a year
$96,000 - $122,999
1% of jobs
$123,000 - $149,999
0% of jobs
$156,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$150,000 - $176,999
21% of jobs
$177,000 - $203,999
0% of jobs
$204,000 - $230,999
0% of jobs
$231,000 - $257,999
0% of jobs
$258,000 - $284,999
0% of jobs
$312,000 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$285,000 - $312,000
8% of jobs

National Average

$15,000 $110,982/year $53/hour $312,000
TV Host Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$110,982
$9,248
$2,134
$53
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$112,504
$9,375
$2,164
$54

As of Jan 10, 2021, the average annual pay for a TV Host in the United States is $110,982 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $53.36 an hour. This is the equivalent of $2,134/week or $9,248/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $312,000 and as low as $15,000, the majority of TV Host salaries currently range between $27,500 (25th percentile) to $156,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $312,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a TV Host varies greatly (by as much as $128,500), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the TV Host job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A TV Host in your area makes on average $112,504 per year, or $1,522 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $110,982. Virginia ranks number 5 out of 50 states nationwide for TV Host salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for TV Host jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

Find your next high paying job as a TV Host on ZipRecruiter today.

Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for TV Host Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a TV Host job is above the national average. Topping the list is San Francisco, CA, with Fremont, CA and San Jose, CA close behind in the second and third positions. San Jose, CA beats the national average by $21,418 (19.3%), and San Francisco, CA furthers that trend with another $31,078 (28.0%) above the $110,982 average.

Importantly, San Francisco, CA has a moderately active TV Host job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a TV Host appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 10% between San Francisco, CA and Sunnyvale, CA, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a TV Host role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
San Francisco, CA$142,060$11,838$2,732$68.30
Fremont, CA$136,139$11,345$2,618$65.45
San Jose, CA$132,400$11,033$2,546$63.65
Oakland, CA$130,913$10,909$2,518$62.94
Tanaina, AK$130,429$10,869$2,508$62.71
Wasilla, AK$130,427$10,869$2,508$62.71
Hayward, CA$128,171$10,681$2,465$61.62
Jackson, WY$127,862$10,655$2,459$61.47
Norwalk, CT$127,577$10,631$2,453$61.34
Sunnyvale, CA$127,552$10,629$2,453$61.32

Top 5 Best Paying Related TV Host Jobs in the U.S.

We found a few related jobs that pay more than jobs in the TV Host category.

Some of them, like Talk Show Host jobs pay just $3,710 (3.3%) more than the average TV Host salary of $110,982. If you’re qualified, finding work as a Talk Show Host may help you make more money than that of the average TV Host position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Talk Show Host$114,692$9,558$2,206$55.14
Remote Talk Show Host$112,793$9,399$2,169$54.23
Television Host$110,982$9,248$2,134$53.36
Radio Talk Show Host$110,537$9,211$2,126$53.14
Online Talk Show Host$110,319$9,193$2,122$53.04
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.

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