Entry-Level News Reporter Salary

Pay for Entry-Level News Reporters is very modest at just $34K per year. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level News Reporters is high. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Entry-Level News Reporters making up 72 percent. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$21,838 - $56,306
$22K
$34K
$56K
MEDIAN: $34,212
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$9.92 - $20.23
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$13
$20
MEDIAN: $13.09
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$0$56K
Salary $21,838 - $56,306
Bonus $10.07 - $5,068
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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$21,325 - $52,111
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 176
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $9.92 - $20.23
Hourly Tips $0.29
Overtime $10.00 - $35.00
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $10.07 - $5,068
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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$21,325 - $52,111
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

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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
16%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect News Reporter Salaries

writing
▲45%

Social Media Optimization
▲13%

Editing
▲3%

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: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 16%
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