News Analyst, Reporter or Correspondent Salary

The average pay for a News Analyst, Reporter or Correspondent is $51,535 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$30,663 - $108,256

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$30,663 - $108,256  
   
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$30,292 - $137,020  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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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
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National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 16%
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