News Journalist Salary

The average salary for a News Journalist is $38,916 per year.

$25,381 - $53,722
$25K
$39K
$54K
MEDIAN: $38,916
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$10.21 - $29.80
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$14
$30
MEDIAN: $14.08
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$25,381 - $53,722  
   
Bonus
$305.21  
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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$24,813 - $53,819  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 36
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.21 - $29.80  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.25  
Overtime
$24.23  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$305.21  
   
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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$24,813 - $53,819  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Key Stats for News Journalist

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 13%