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RAB Revenue Releases

 

In keeping with revenue reporting schedules of other media and marketer organizations, effective 2015, the Radio Advertising Bureau will join by replacing quarterly revenue reporting and issuing bi-annual Revenue Reports for First-Half 2015 and Year End 2015.

Below, you'll find links to the latest releases concerning Radio revenue. Scroll down to see past releases. To view a release, simply click on the link. If you have any questions, please email revenuereport@rab.com or call 212-681-7200.

 
Annual Radio Revenue Trends

Below find Radio's annual revenue history. Numbers are in millions. If you have any questions, please email revenuereport@rab.com or call 212-681-7200.



 
Radio Revenue Sector Definitions

  • Spot - Revenue generated from traditional (on-air) :60, :30 and shorter length spots on radio stations on a market-by-market basis including "unwired rep networks"
  • Digital - All revenue derived from the website including: banner ads, tile ads, pop-up ads, internet/web streaming and dedicated streaming advertising, e-commerce; text and email messaging, other mobile media, web-affiliate relationships (Spot). Also includes HD, HD 2 and HD 3 stations
  • Network - Revenue generated by traditional (on-air) wired and traffic networks
  • Off-Air / Non-Spot / Non-Traditional Revenue - Revenue generated from and related to gate receipts, signage, concessions, sponsorships, merchandising and print activities (Spot)

(Source: Miller, Kaplan, Arase & Co.,)

 
2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 |2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005

DATE RELEASE
02/20/15 Off-Air, Digital Gains Bolster Spot and Network to Deliver Flat 2014 for Radio

Industry Benefits from Increases in Communications, Health Care
and Insurance Spending
11/21/14 Radio Shows Double-Digit Growth in Digital Revenue for Q3
as Industry Continues to Build It’s Strong Digital Platforms


Off-Air Revenues Also Show Significant Gains
as Industry Revenues Indicate Improving Trends
08/15/14 Radio’s Off-Air Posts 3rd Consecutive Quarter of Double-Digit Gains

Spot Slows Down in Second Quarter
05/16/14 Communications, Insurance, Health Care, Home Improvement
Are Spot Growth Stars

Strong Digital, Off-Air Gains Help Radio Offset
Spot, Network Dip in Q1 2014