Entry-Level News Reporter Salary

Entry-Level News Reporters may have to scrimp and save; the median compensation is $34K per year. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the larger part collect dental insurance. Female Entry-Level News Reporters make up most of the survey respondents at 71 percent. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$21,902 - $54,351
$22K
$34K
$54K
MEDIAN: $33,986
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$9.89 - $19.57
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$13
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MEDIAN: $13.09
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$0$54K
Salary $21,902 - $54,351
Bonus $2,000
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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$21,455 - $50,326
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 185
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $9.89 - $19.57
Hourly Tips $0.29
Overtime $10.14 - $32.55
Annual Data $0$50K
Bonus $2,000
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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$21,455 - $50,326
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 61

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Key Stats for News Reporter

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect News Reporter Salaries

writing
▲45%

Social Media Optimization
▲13%

Editing
▲4%

Video Editing
▼0%

National Average
$31,000

Technical Writing
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 17%
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