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Podcasters

Overview

Podcasting is the exchange of information using audio or video files (sometimes called vodcasting) that can be played on a computer, smartphone, iPod, or other portable media device. Podcasts are released to the Internet in regular episodes. People who create and distribute podcasts are called podcasters. Those who create videocasts may be called podcasters or vodcasters. The information available on podcasts covers a wide range of topics, from government and politics to kids and families.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $75,000

Minimum Education Level

High School Diploma

Certification/License

None

Outlook

Little Change or More Slowly than the Average
Personality Traits

Creative

Organized

Talkative

Career Ladder
Disc Jockey or Newscaster

Well-Known Podcaster

Entry-Level Podcaster

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