Journalist Salary

A Journalist earns an average salary of £24,726 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

£15,287 - £40,991
(Median)
£15K
£25K
£41K
MEDIAN: £24,725
10%
50%
90%

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£0£14K£28K£42K
Salary
£15,287 - £40,991  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £5,106  
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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£15,301 - £41,321  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 256
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Pay by Experience Level for Journalist

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £24,810

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Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 58%

Experienced
up arrow 28%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
₤25,000


Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries

Technical Writing
up arrow 2%

National Average
₤25,000

Editing
up arrow 1%

Interviewing
up arrow 10%

Online Research
up arrow 16%

writing
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 19%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
medical benefits
Vision: 12%
dental benefits
None: 73%
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