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NPR is an internationally acclaimed producer and distributor of noncommercial news, talk, and entertainment programming. A privately supported, not-for-profit membership organization, NPR serves a growing audience of 27.1 million Americans each week in partnership with more than 900 independently operated, noncommercial public radio stations. Each NPR Member Station serves local listeners with a distinctive combination of national and local programming. With original online content and audio streaming, NPR.org offers hourly newscasts, special features and ten years of archived audio and information.
HQWashington, US
Employee Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2020)1,861
Job Openings17
Revenue (FY, 2020)$267 M(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at NPR

Deborah A. Cowan

Deborah A. Cowan

CFO & Treasurer
Roger Sarow

Roger Sarow

Board of Directors
Betsy Gardella

Betsy Gardella

Board of Directors
Connie Walker

Connie Walker

Board of Directors
Caryn Mathes

Caryn Mathes

Board of Directors
Howard Wollner

Howard Wollner

Chairman of the Board
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NPR Office Locations

NPR has an office in Washington
Washington, US (HQ)
1111 North Capitol St NE
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NPR Financials and Metrics

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NPR total Funding

$17 m

NPR latest funding size

$17 m

Time since last funding

7 years ago
NPR's latest funding round in December 2013 was reported to be $17 m. In total, NPR has raised $17 m
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NPR Revenue

NPR's revenue was reported to be $267 m in FY, 2020 which is a 3.5% increase from the previous period.

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NPR News and Updates

NPR Station Stops Airing Trump Coronavirus Briefings For ‘False Information’

Seattle's KUOW said fact-checking the president's falsehoods and exaggeration became a challenge during the broadcast.

Pompeo Pushes Free Press For Kazakhstan After Barring NPR Reporter From Trip

“As a journalist, I’m sure you know the good work the State Department does to train journalists in press freedoms."

NPR Donations Surge After Mike Pompeo’s Ugly Confrontation With Reporter

Trump praised Pompeo for his expletive-laced tirade after a journalist dared to question him about Ukraine.

NPR reporter Mary Louise Kelly defends 1st Amendment rights after Mike Pompeo encounter

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly authored a New York Times op-ed Tuesday about her encounter with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and why she's refused to back down on her reporting.What they're saying: "There is a reason that freedom of the press is enshrined in the Constitution," Kelly said. There is a reas…

Trump Praises Pompeo for Feud With NPR Reporter Over Ukraine Question

Trump Praises Pompeo for Feud With NPR Reporter Over Ukraine Question

NPR Reporter Removed From State Department Trip After Pompeo’s Ire, Press Group Says

He unleashed an expletive-laden tirade against another NPR reporter last week after she asked him about Ukraine.
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NPR Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who are NPR key executives?

    NPR's key executives are Deborah A. Cowan, Roger Sarow and Betsy Gardella.

  • How many employees does NPR have?

    NPR has 1,861 employees.

  • What is NPR revenue?

    Latest NPR annual revenue is $267 m.

  • What is NPR revenue per employee?

    Latest NPR revenue per employee is $143.5 k.

  • Who are NPR competitors?

    Competitors of NPR include Mic Network, Salon Media Group and Stv Group.

  • Where is NPR headquarters?

    NPR headquarters is located at 1111 North Capitol St NE, Washington.

  • Where are NPR offices?

    NPR has an office in Washington.

  • How many offices does NPR have?

    NPR has 1 office.