The average salary for an Entry-Level Journalist is AU$49,029 per year.

AU$36,255 - AU$62,596
AU$36K
AU$49K
AU$63K
MEDIAN: AU$49,029
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AU$19.32 - AU$36.99
AU$19
AU$23
AU$37
MEDIAN: AU$23.01
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$22KAU$44KAU$66K
Salary
AU$36,255 - AU$62,596  
   
Bonus
AU$2,250  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$36,607 - AU$63,488  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 151
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$19AU$38AU$57
Hourly Rate
AU$19.32 - AU$36.99  
   
Overtime
AU$30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$2,250  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$36,607 - AU$63,488  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$49,051

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Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries


Reporting
▲2%

National Average
AU$49,000

▼2%

writing
▼6%

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 85%
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