Sports Announcer

My career

What does a sports announcer do

A sports announcer is a person who talks about a variety of sports events such as baseball, basketball, and football and tells the viewers what is going on, predictions about games or trading, and or past events. They even give their own opinion which makes watching it more exciting.

Yearly salary for professional sports announcers

Announcers earn $57,980 on television annually and $35,820 on radio

Important Qualities

To be an announcer you need to have good writing skills because you usually write your own material, people skills because you need to be good with talking to viewers who might disagree with you, and you need computer skills because you need to be able to work the computer equipment.