Local News Anchor Salary

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The average yearly salary for Local News Anchor is $53,550. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Local News Anchor, you could expect a starting pay rate of $44,100 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $63,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Local News Anchor Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Local News Anchor Salary

$42,840 - $64,260

Starting Yearly Local News Anchor Salary

$35,280 - $52,920

Top Yearly Local News Anchor Salary

$50,400 - $75,600

Monthly Local News Anchor Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Local News Anchor Salary

$3,570 - $5,355

Starting Monthly Local News Anchor Salary

$2,940 - $4,410

Top Monthly Local News Anchor Salary

$4,200 - $6,300

Hourly Local News Anchor Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Local News Anchor Salary

$19 - $29

Starting Hourly Local News Anchor Salary

$16 - $24

Top Hourly Local News Anchor Salary

$23 - $34


Local News Anchor Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Local News Anchor age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Local News Anchor are male in the United States, and 51% of the Local News Anchor are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Local News Anchor


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