The average salary for a Journalist with Editing skills is AU$54,763 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$39,072 - AU$82,719
AU$39K
AU$55K
AU$83K
MEDIAN: AU$54,763
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AU$19.65 - AU$37.92
AU$20
AU$24
AU$38
MEDIAN: AU$23.92
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Salary
AU$39,072 - AU$82,719  
   
Bonus
AU$4,500  
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$39,486 - AU$81,706  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 92
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$14AU$28AU$42
Hourly Rate
AU$19.65 - AU$37.92  
   
Overtime
AU$36.42  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Bonus
AU$4,500  
   
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$39,486 - AU$81,706  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Pay by Experience Level for Journalist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

Late-Career
▲56%

Experienced
▲23%

Mid-Career
▲16%

National Average
AU$54,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 81%
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