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 119,434 - Rs 877,985
Rs 120K
Rs 350K
Rs 880K
MEDIAN: Rs 346,511
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National Salary Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 330KRs 660KRs 990K
Salary
Rs 119,434 - Rs 877,985  
   
Bonus
Rs 4,085 - Rs 97,871  
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 119,667 - Rs 961,635  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 182

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Pay by Experience Level for Journalist

Pay by Experience for a Journalist has a positive trend. An entry-level Journalist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $310,000 based on 138 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Journalist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $500,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Journalist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $610,000 based on 21 salaries. A Journalist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $518,000 based on 7 salaries.

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Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %
Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

Experienced
▲71%

Late-Career
▲45%

Mid-Career
▲41%

National Average
Rs 356,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries

▲2%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲1%

National Average
Rs 356,000

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼14%

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 47%
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