A Journalist earns an average salary of £23,825 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.

£15,469 - £39,304
(Median)
£15K
£24K
£39K
MEDIAN: £23,825
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50%
90%

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£6.64 - £29.36
(Median)
£6
£10
£29
MEDIAN: £10
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Salary
£15,469 - £39,304  
   
Bonus
£484.79 - £6,082  
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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£15,480 - £39,229  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 227
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£10£20£30
Hourly Rate
£6.64 - £29.36  
   
Overtime
£10.17  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£20K£40K£60K
Bonus
£484.79 - £6,082  
   
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).
)
£15,480 - £39,229  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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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: £23,996

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Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 51%

Experienced
up arrow 30%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
₤24,000


Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries

National Average
₤24,000

Editing
up arrow 3%


Interviewing
up arrow 9%

Online Research
up arrow 13%

writing
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 23%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
medical benefits
Vision: 12%
dental benefits
None: 69%
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