Columnist Salary

The average salary for a Columnist is $70,000 per year.

$15,319 - $161,488
$15K
$70K
$160K
MEDIAN: $70,000
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$15,319 - $161,488  
   
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$15,456 - $159,981  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Job Description for Columnist

  • Write regularly appearing columns.
  • Create additional web or visual mediums to accompany the column.
  • Research issues and column topics.
  • Stay up to date on current happenings.

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Key Stats for Columnist

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
1-4 years
31%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
31%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Columnist Salaries

Late-Career
▲20%

National Average
$69,000

Experienced
▼41%

Entry-Level
▼55%

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
31%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None:
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