Experienced Journalist Salary

An Experienced Journalist earns an average salary of $54,349 per year.

$29,327 - $93,123
$29K
$52K
$93K
MEDIAN: $51,675
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50%
90%

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$10.85 - $25.64
$11
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $19.31
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$29,327 - $93,123  
   
Bonus
$4,789  
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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$28,837 - $92,815  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 107
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$10.85 - $25.64  
   
Overtime
$21.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$4,789  
   
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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$28,837 - $92,815  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,075

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Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
10-19 years
75%
20 years or more
25%
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Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries

Video Editing
▲10%

Editing
▲3%

National Average
$50,000

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼2%

Technical Writing
▼5%

Online Research
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 26%
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