Sample and Hold: Top Radio Billers
According to recent estimates from BIA/Kelsey, WTOP-FM, the all-news station in Washington, was the highest billing station in 2010. BIA/Kelsey estimates that station billed more than $57 million, providing news and information to its local market in a year with significant political and economic news to report. LA CHR station KIIS-FM was second with $54 million. No other station billed more than $50 million in 2010.
|Revenue for Station 2010 (x$1,000)||Calls||Format||Market||Market Rank||Owner|
|54,000||KIIS-FM||CHR||Los Angeles||2||Clear Channel|
|49,000||WCBS-AM||News||New York||1||CBS Radio|
|46,000||KFI-AM||News/Talk||Los Angeles||2||Clear Channel|
|44,300||WLTW-FM||Lite AC||New York||1||Clear Channel|
|43,000||WHTZ-FM||CHR||New York||1||Clear Channel|
|41,000||WINS-AM||News||New York||1||CBE Radio|
|40,500||WFAN-AM||Sports/Talk||New York||1||CBS Radio|
|39,000||KROQ-FM||Alternative||Los Angeles||2||CBS Radio|
|* Bonneville currently plans to sell WTOP to Hubbard Broadcasting.|
Acceptable Use Policy blog comments powered by Disqus
[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Today in Radio History
The history of radio broadcasting extends beyond the work of a few famous inventors.
EAS Information More on EAS
The feed provides feeds for all US states and territories.
Need a calendar for your computer desktop? Use one of ours.
Information from manufacturers and associations about industry news, products, technology and business announcements.
A cutting-edge radio and TV broadcast media center brings hope and entertainment to a sixth pediatric hospital.
Browse Back Issues[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Also in the December Issue
- IP Audio Begins Interoperability Journey
- New Tower Construction Update Mainly for the Birds
- The FCC has been busy since the government shutdown in October 2013.
- Applied Technology: HD Voice
- Field Report: iZotope RX3 Advanced
- Side by Side: Portable Recorders
- New Life for Legacy Equipment
- Do You Remember? Gifts of Holidays Past