The Life of a Sports Broadcaster

March 4, 2012 in Daily Bulletin

Liz Mullen took a look at the work-life of those that have built a career in sports broadcasting. Some of the highlights of her report include:

  • The day begins at 5:30am when the broadcasters first arrive at the studio. It ends about 12 hours later.
  • The top broadcasters make a salary of around $5 million.
  • Ex-coaches say that the travel schedule for broadcasters is more hectic than the schedule for coaches.
  • Broadcasters also struggle with the idea of having to criticize their former teammates and colleagues.

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Source: Sports Business Daily

Via: Newmark’s Door