Average Hourly Rate for Lee Enterprises Inc Employees

The average pay for Lee Enterprises Inc employees is $13.34 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $19.87. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Davenport, Iowa 52801


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Years of Experience

The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of approximately $11.61 per hour.


By state, Lee Enterprises Inc pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is $14.38 per hour.


Typically, Reporters are the best paid with salaries hovering at around $12.98 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Lee Enterprises Inc — these employees make the most at $14.25 per hour.


When it comes to skills, Copywriting seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $19.50 per hour. Adobe InDesign is regularly seen around here; slightly less than a third of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Adobe Illustrator, Advertising, and Adobe Photoshop round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at Lee Enterprises Inc; the company rewards only 38 percent with paid vacation time and only one in four workers with sick leave. A solid majority of survey participants save for retirement through Lee Enterprises Inc's 401(k) plan. Most workers report having health insurance, and a majority of respondents report having dental coverage. Perks also include 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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