Demographic information on Announcers in the US. The average age of male Announcers in the workforce is 44.4 and of female Announcers is 37.4, and the most common race/ethnicity for Announcers is White.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Announcers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Announcers need many skills, but most especially Writing, Reading Comprehension, and Active Listening. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Announcers need more than the average amount of Writing, Reading Comprehension, and Active Listening.
Projections on wages and job growth for Announcers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 7.4%, but Announcers are expected to see a growth of -8.5% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.