Journalist Salary

The average salary for a Journalist is £24,543 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

£15,214 - £39,540
(Median)
£15K
£25K
£40K
MEDIAN: £24,542
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Salary
£15,214 - £39,540  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £8,500  
Profit Sharing
£5,200  
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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£15,213 - £40,384  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 207
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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: £24,674

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Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 59%

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
₤25,000


Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries

Technical Writing
0%

National Average
₤25,000

Editing
up arrow 4%

Online Research
up arrow 5%

Interviewing
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
medical benefits
Vision: 14%
dental benefits
None: 70%
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