Journalist with Writing Procedures & Documentation Skills Salary

The average pay for a Journalist with Writing Procedures & Documentation skills is $40,955 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$25,946 - $72,399
$26K
$40K
$72K
MEDIAN: $40,291
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$9.87 - $19.38
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MEDIAN: $14.52
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$0$72K
Salary $25,946 - $72,399
Bonus $412.17 - $5,068
Commission $4,038
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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$24,749 - $70,176
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 105
Hourly Data $0$54
Hourly Rate $9.87 - $19.38
Hourly Tips $2.50
Overtime $10.30 - $54.03
Annual Data $0$70K
Bonus $412.17 - $5,068
Commission $4,038
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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$24,749 - $70,176
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 38

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Pay by Experience Level for Journalist

Pay by Experience for a Journalist has a positive trend. An entry-level Journalist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 94 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Journalist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Journalist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 25 salaries. A Journalist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 19 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,174

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

Experienced
▲36%

Late-Career
▲24%

Mid-Career
▲19%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 31%
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