The average pay for a News Analyst, Reporter or Correspondent is $51,294 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$29,233 - $99,362
(Median)
$29K
$51K
$99K
MEDIAN: $51,293
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$29,233 - $99,362  
   
Bonus
$500  
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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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$29,421 - $98,353  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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Job Description for News Analyst, Reporter or Correspondent

News analysts, reporters or correspondents help produce and publish the news in a variety of media, including print publications, television, radio and the Internet, among others. They conduct research, interview subjects, gather images and video as needed, and produce stories that are ready for an editor to review. They must be able to translate complex news items to a broader audience, ensuring that news is clear, easy to understand and informative. News analysts, reporters and correspondents often work indoors in an office setting to contact sources, newsmakers and their editorial colleagues, as well as produce their stories and answer questions throughout the editing process. However, these professionals often go “into the field” to gather or report on emerging news stories and conduct interviews as well. Some travel is generally required for this position, which may include filing stories or conducting live or pre-recorded segments from the field.

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News Analyst, Reporter or Correspondent Tasks

  • Attend editorial and other meetings.
  • Follow up on leads and current events.
  • Report on news on assigned beat.
  • Interview sources.
  • Write or produce blog posts, video, audio and other media as assigned.

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Experience Affects News Analyst, Reporter or Correspondent Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 35%

National Average
$51,000

Experienced
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
medical benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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