A News Assistant earns an average salary of $36,860 per year.

$32,722 - $58,326
$37K
MEDIAN: $36,860
50%

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$12.25 - $32.50
$17
MEDIAN: $17.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$36,860  
   
Total Pay (?
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$24,347 - $80,669  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.44  
   
Overtime
$22.08  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
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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$24,347 - $80,669  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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Job Description for News Assistant

  • Assist editors and writers with daily news operations.
  • Monitor other news sources and telephones.
  • Check equipment, batteries, web copy, photographs and videos.
  • Verify and validate facts, stories, locations, and information.

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Key Stats for News Assistant

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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