Average Salary for Thomson Reuters Employees

New York City, N.Y.-based Thomson Reuters hires for positions ranging from Software Engineer to Senior Financial Analyst in the news syndicates. Employees at Thomson Reuters make $82K per year on average. Your experience level influences pay for Thomson Reuters workers the most, followed by your job title and your city. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $65K annually. Survey participants who have worked at Thomson Reuters for between five and 10 years earn around $80K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $96K annually.


The highest paychecks go to Lead Software Engineers, who earn an average $110K per year, closely trailed by IT Senior Project Managers (about $108K), Senior Software Engineers ($89K), and Senior Financial Analysts (approximately $81K). On the lower end are IT Systems Engineers at $62K on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($99K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif. ($98K), Philadelphia, Pa. (around $94K), and Dallas, Texas (about $90K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Minneapolis, Minn. at $68K. Thomson Reuters workers in New York earn the most — $98K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Sun Certified Java Programmers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $131K annually. On average, salaries rise to around $116K per year for accredited Project Management Professionals. Thomson Reuters workers who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance are also well compensated, earning approximately $149K on average.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Microsoft SQL Server among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $91K annually. Folks here also tend to know Project Management; on the survey, about one in seven of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to know SQL, JavaScript, and Java.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at Thomson Reuters; the company rewards only 36 percent with paid vacation time and only 29 percent with sick leave. To plan for old age, a large number of respondents maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. The vast majority of employees receive health insurance, and most workers get dental coverage. Perks also include a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

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