Occupation Profile for Broadcast News Analysts

Analyze, interpret, and broadcast news received from various sources.


$46,710.00 Median Annual Wage 0 Average Job Openings Per Year
3.5 Average Unemployment Percentage 1.3 Percentage That Completed High School
8,000 Employment Numbers in 2006 13.6 Percentage That Had Some College
8,000 Employment Numbers in 2016 (est.) 85.1 Percentage That Went Beyond College Degree

Sample Job Titles
Art Critic
Assignment Editor
Broadcast Journalist
Broadcast Meteorologist
Disc Jockey (DJ)
Media Analyst
News Analyst
News Anchor
News Commentator
News Director
News Reporter
Radio Commentator
Radio TV Newscaster (Radio and Television Newscaster)
Sports Analyst
Sports Director
Television News Anchor (TV News Anchor)
Television News Producer (TV News Producer)
Television Reporter (TV Reporter)
Weekend Anchor

Related Occupations

Sources: Career Guide to Industries (CGI), Occupational Information Network (O*Net), Occupation Outlook Handbook (OOH)
  • Mathematics — Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
  • Engineering and Technology — Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Sales and Marketing — Knowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services. This includes marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.
  • Medicine and Dentistry — Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures.
  • Physics — Knowledge and prediction of physical principles, laws, their interrelationships, and applications to understanding fluid, material, and atmospheric dynamics, and mechanical, electrical, atomic and sub- atomic structures and processes.
  • Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
  • Coordination — Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
  • Active Learning — Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Writing — Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • Troubleshooting — Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
  • Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Stamina — The ability to exert yourself physically over long periods of time without getting winded or out of breath.
  • Explosive Strength — The ability to use short bursts of muscle force to propel oneself (as in jumping or sprinting), or to throw an object.
  • Oral Comprehension — The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Hearing Sensitivity — The ability to detect or tell the differences between sounds that vary in pitch and loudness.
  • Core — Analyze and interpret news and information received from various sources in order to be able to broadcast the information.
  • Core — Write commentaries, columns, or scripts, using computers.
  • Core — Examine news items of local, national, and international significance in order to determine topics to address, or obtain assignments from editorial staff members.
  • Core — Coordinate and serve as an anchor on news broadcast programs.
  • Core — Edit news material to ensure that it fits within available time or space.
  • Monitoring and Controlling Resources — Monitoring and controlling resources and overseeing the spending of money.
  • Guiding, Directing, and Motivating Subordinates — Providing guidance and direction to subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance.
  • Assisting and Caring for Others — Providing personal assistance, medical attention, emotional support, or other personal care to others such as coworkers, customers, or patients.
  • Repairing and Maintaining Electronic Equipment — Servicing, repairing, calibrating, regulating, fine-tuning, or testing machines, devices, and equipment that operate primarily on the basis of electrical or electronic (not mechanical) principles.
  • Getting Information — Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
Related College Curriculum
Featured Online Colleges
For more online colleges, click here.
Colleges Offering Curriculum

14 Broadcast News Analyst Jobs Found

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a commun...
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. - NY - New York - posted 18 days ago
POSITION SUMMARY: Serves as the lead for the help desk by managing daily activities and procedures within that area. Provides users with guidance a...
Broadcast Music, Inc. - Nashville - posted 27 days ago
Statesman Journal Media is seeking a talented, energetic Reporter with strong entrepreneurial skills and at least three to five years of experience...
Gannett Co., Inc. - OR - Salem - posted 6 days ago
POSITION: Research and Marketing Analyst DEPARTMENT: Sales/Marketing REPORTS TO: Director of Sales
Tribune Media Company - DC - Washington - posted 15 days ago
Ref ID: 04510-0008901620 Classification: Desktop Support Compensation: $50,000.00 to $57,000.00 per year Technical Support Specialist – Arlington, ...
Robert Half Technology - VA - Arlington - posted 3 days ago
POSITION SUMMARY: Perform a full range of complex system and/or software designs encompassing multiple security technologies. Responsibilities incl...
Broadcast Music, Inc. - Nashville - posted 10 days ago
As part of our support team, you will provide a single point of contact for first and second-level Technology support to clients in a highly comple...
Tribune Media Company - IL - Chicago - posted 10 days ago
Major Television Broadcaster is looking for a bright, detail oriented Finance professional to play a key role in its Finance Department based in Ne...
Tribune Media Company - NY - New York - posted 28 days ago
Are you creative in developing visual storytelling across multiple platforms, using both photography and videography? Are you passionate about acti...
Gannett Co., Inc. - SD - Sioux Falls - posted 8 days ago
Business Development Assistant We train Entry Level applicants in: Project Management, Sales, Marketing and Public Speaking. About us: We’re lookin...
Ora Group International - NY - New York - posted 17 days ago

More Broadcast News Analyst Job Results...