A Journalist earns an average salary of Rs 346,511 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

Rs 119,969 - Rs 795,480
Rs 120K
Rs 350K
Rs 800K
MEDIAN: Rs 346,511
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National Salary Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 290KRs 580KRs 870K
Salary
Rs 119,969 - Rs 795,480  
   
Bonus
Rs 4,055 - Rs 98,633  
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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Rs 120,298 - Rs 862,920  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 174
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Pay by Experience Level for Journalist

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

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Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

Experienced
▲72%

Late-Career
▲46%

Mid-Career
▲41%

National Average
Rs 355,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries

▲2%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲1%

National Average
Rs 355,000

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼13%

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 47%
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