Public Address System and Other Announcers:

Make announcements over public address system at sporting or other public events. May act as master of ceremonies or disc jockey at weddings, parties, clubs, or other gathering places.

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Indiana Average Salary $31,560.00
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education Associate's degree
Typical Experience Over 2 years, up to and including 4 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 163
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 1.80 %

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Skills Profile



Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Oral Communication
Information Gathering
Organization
Decision-making
Integrity
Professionalism
Critical Thinking
Creativity
Customer Service
Technology and Tool Usage
Work Ethic
Leadership

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Getting Information

Compile technical information or documentation
Research topics for educational or entertainment programs
Research information for news programs and broadcasts
Analyze data to discover facts in case
Interview others for news, research, or entertainment purposes
Gather information for news stories

Judging the Qualities of Things, Services, or People

Evaluate length, content, or suitability of program for broadcast
Evaluate script quality
Manage content of broadcasts or presentations
Identify needs of communication-impaired persons

Performing for or Working Directly with the Public

Present commentary or news
Broadcast weather forecast over television or radio
Solicit support from officials


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Related Licensing Requirements


Boxing Announcer (18-0000000187)

SECTION 15. Licensing Requirements for Professional Boxing Announcers (a) This SECTION applies to professional boxing. (b) An individual must file a completed boxing announcer application with the commission and be issued a license as a boxing announcer before being permitted to participate at a commission approved professional boxing event or professional-amateur boxing event. (c) The application for licensure as a boxing announcer must include the following: (1) Information regarding the applicant's experience and qualifications which he or she believes the commission should consider. (2) A clear photocopy of a current government issued photographic identification card, including, but not limited to: (A) a driver's license; (B) a passport; (C) a mixed martial arts national identification card issued by a state or tribal nation; or (D) a boxer federal identification card issued by a state or tribal nation, pursuant to 15 U.S.C. 6305; which affirms that the applicant is at least eighteen (18) years of age. (3) One (1) digital photograph of the applicant which shows head and shoulders only, without a hat, and in a natural pose. (4) The required application fee under SECTION 7 of this document.

- Indiana Gaming Commission~Indiana State Athletic Commission (3172347164)
- http://www.in.gov/igc/

Unarmed Combat Announcer (18-0000000199)

SECTION 95. Licensing Requirements for Professional Unarmed Combat Announcers (a) This SECTION applies to professional unarmed combat.(b) An individual must file a completed unarmed combat announcer application with the commission and be issued a license as an unarmed combat announcer before being permitted to participate at a commission approved professional unarmed combat event or professional-amateur unarmed combat event. (c) The application for licensure as an unarmed combat announcer must include the following: (1) Information regarding the applicant's experience and qualifications which he or she believes the commission should consider. (2) A clear photocopy of a current government issued photographic identification card, including, but not limited to: (A) a driver's license; (B) a passport; (C) a mixed martial arts national identification card issued by a state or tribal nation; or (D) a boxer federal identification card issued by a state or tribal nation pursuant to 15 U.S.C. 6305; which affirms that the applicant is at least eighteen (18) years of age. (3) One (1) digital photograph of the applicant which shows head and shoulders only, without a hat, and in a natural pose. (4) The required application fee under SECTION 87 of this document.

- Indiana Gaming Commission~Indiana State Athletic Commission (3172347164)
- http://www.in.gov/igc/


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