Late-Career Journalist Salary

The average pay for a Late-Career Journalist is $63,673 per year. A skill in Editing is associated with high pay for this job.

$34,478 - $122,162
$34K
$64K
$120K
MEDIAN: $63,673
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$10.67 - $25.91
$11
$17
$26
MEDIAN: $17.28
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$34,478 - $122,162  
   
Bonus
$2,035  
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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$32,178 - $117,800  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 57
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$10.67 - $25.91  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.48  
Overtime
$45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$2,035  
   
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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$32,178 - $117,800  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries

Editing
▲17%

National Average
$54,000

Video Editing
▼8%

Technical Writing
▼9%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼17%

Online Research
▼33%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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