People who get into broadcasting (or at least did when I was younger) tend to look at two things: the perceived glamour and the salaries.
Then, as this survey indicates: reality sets in.
I'm not suggesting I wasn't expecting to make good money when I got into this business, almost 40 years ago, but I didn't expect to become a millionaire.
Among people who are getting in these days, some are getting out just as quickly, because of the reasons addressed in the survey: the opportunities aren't as good as they thought, and the stress is a lot worse.
From working in this day after day for 35 years, starting with college, the money you make (which, I will attest, is close to the salary in this link) and the satisfaction you get isn't the greatest.
It is difficult, sometimes, to take the comments from people who have never worked in the business who sometimes act as if they know everything about it. (Sports coaches, I believe, often feel the same way). A lot of it is that these people have their own frustrations and relieve themselves of them by criticizing "the messenger".
Those, like me, who do stay in do so for one reason: they love it. And that's as important as the money and the honors.
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