Sports Commentator Salary

How much does a Sports Commentator make?

The average Sports Commentator in the US makes $68,538. The average bonus for a Sports Commentator is $898 which represents 1% of their salary, with 100% of people reporting that they receive a bonus each year. Sports Commentators make the most in San Francisco at $102,234, averaging total compensation 49% greater than the US average.

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The average sports-commentator in the US makes $68,538

Salary Ranges for Sports Commentators

The salaries of Sports Commentators in the US range from $13,167 to $351,332 , with a median salary of $62,740 . The middle 57% of Sports Commentators makes between $62,740 and $158,710, with the top 86% making $351,332.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Sports Commentator

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 22%. After a federal tax rate of 22% has been taken out, Sports Commentators could expect to have a take-home pay of $57,520/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $2,397*.

* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.

Quality of Life for Sports Commentator

With a take-home pay of roughly $4,793/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $2,506/mo**, a Sports Commentator would pay 52.28% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent.

** This rental cost was derived according to an online report at Apartment List
*** Average cost of living was acquired from Numbeo's Cost of Living Index

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