Average Hourly Rate for Lee Enterprises Inc Employees

Lee Enterprises Inc laborers see wages hovering around $13.37 per hour. Adding overtime bumps the median up to $20.20. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Davenport, Iowa 52801


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Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $13.25 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for one to four years and make about $11.61 per hour on average.


Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Iowa, where they average to around $13.97 per hour.


Bringing in the most money are Reporters — their earnings average approximately $12.98 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Lee Enterprises Inc workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $14.03 on average.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Copywriting; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $19.50 per hour. Adobe InDesign also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; slightly less than a third of employees surveyed report using it at work. Many workers are also familiar with Adobe Photoshop, Social Media Marketing, and Advertising.

Benefits and Perks

One in three workers have paid vacation, and only about 22 percent can take paid time off for illness. A strong majority of respondents set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A large number of workers have health insurance, and benefits for a solid majority of employees also include dental insurance. Lee Enterprises Inc folks also make good use of a casual working environment and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Lee Enterprises Inc


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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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