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Experienced Journalist Salary

An Experienced Journalist earns an average salary of $60,349 per year.

$29,799 - $96,792
(Median)
$30K
$60K
$97K
MEDIAN: $60,349
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$10.21 - $34.25
(Median)
$10
$15
$34
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$29,799 - $96,792  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,392  
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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$28,210 - $94,126  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 68
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$10.21 - $34.25  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,392  
   
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).
)
$28,210 - $94,126  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Skills That Affect Experienced Journalist Salaries

Technical Writing
0%

National Average
$55,000

Writing Procedures & Documentation
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Editing
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 22%