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How Much Do TV Commercials Cost?

Real costs for 30 seconds on broadcast TV
TV commercials cost more on network TV than on cable

Despite the ongoing news of the full embrace of online digital advertising, make no mistake about it—broadcast network TV continues to be the channel for broad-based branding and advertising. How popular can be seen by how much network TV commercials cost.

Here’s what current advertisers are paying for a 30-second spot*:

Blue Bloods…………………………..……$83,064
Blackish……………….…………….………$87,480
Bull………………………………….…………$89,981
60 Minutes……………………………..…$117,822
Modern Family………….…….………..$148,228
Young Sheldon…………………….…….$160,698
Grey’s Anatomy…………………………$186,026
Thursday Night Football….……..….$540,090
NFL Sunday Football………………….$689,988

* Source: Ad Age

Just a reminder, though…local cable is still a most affordable media solution…able to pinpoint geographically with specific messaging targeted at your ideal audience.

There’s an affordable media channel for all advertising. Let First Looks help find yours.

For more information on TV advertisingwebsite design and all your marketing needs, contact Courtney at First Looks.