Journalist Salary in New York (United States)

The average pay for a Journalist in New York, New York is $47,059 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Editing and Technical Writing. Experience strongly influences income for this job.
Journalist in New York, New York Salary (?
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$24,272 - $90,300
(Median)
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90K
MEDIAN: $47,058
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Journalist in New York, New York Salary (?
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$10.07 - $28.81
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$24,272 - $90,300  
   
Bonus
$4.70 - $9,274  
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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$24,938 - $90,300  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 73
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$500$1K$1.5K
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $28.81  
   
Overtime
$19.25 - $1,012  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$1M$2M$3M
Bonus
$4.70 - $9,274  
   
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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$24,938 - $90,300  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Experience Affects Journalist in New York, New York Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 66%
Mid-Career
up arrow 9%
National Average
$46,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Journalist in New York, New York Salaries

Editing
up arrow 52%
Technical Writing
up arrow 13%
National Average
$46,000
Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 5%

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Gender

Female
64%
female alumni
 
Male
36%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 33% employee benefits None: 23%
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