Journalist Salary in New York, New York (United States)

The average pay for a Journalist in New York, New York is $47,435 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 Total Pay (?
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$24,366 - $89,700
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $47,435
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Journalist in New York, New York Total Pay (?
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$10.07 - $28.81
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National Salary Data

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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$24,366 - $89,700  
   
Bonus
$4.86 - $9,123  
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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$25,018 - $89,700  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 85
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $28.81  
   
Overtime
$19.95 - $24.67  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$4.86 - $9,123  
   
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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$25,018 - $89,700  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 85
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Experience Affects Journalist in New York, New York Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 68%
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 51%
Technical Writing
up arrow 12%
National Average
$46,000
Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 5%
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Gender
Female
65%
female alumni
 
Male
35%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 67% dental benefits Dental: 48%
vision benefits Vision: 33% employee benefits None: 25%
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