An Entry-Level Journalist earns an average salary of £20,516 per year.

£14,945 - £29,467
£15K
£21K
£29K
MEDIAN: £20,516
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£6.54 - £14.90
£6
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£15
MEDIAN: £9.55
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Salary
£14,945 - £29,467  
   
Bonus
£507 - £9,863  
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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£14,895 - £29,862  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 148
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£6.54 - £14.90  
   
Overtime
£20.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Bonus
£507 - £9,863  
   
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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£14,895 - £29,862  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £20,573

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Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries

National Average
₤21,000

Editing
▼1%

writing
▼3%

Technical Writing
▼4%

Online Research
▼15%

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 23%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 72%
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