Mid-Career Reporter Salary

Average Mid-Career Reporters make around $49K annually. Women make up the majority of Mid-Career Reporters (61 percent) who completed the questionnaire. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$29,616 - $73,333
$30K
$49K
$73K
MEDIAN: $48,595
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50%
90%

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$10.20 - $23.30
$10
$14
$23
MEDIAN: $13.59
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$29,616 - $73,333  
   
Bonus
$251.68 - $4,989  
Total Pay (?
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$24,527 - $72,021  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 174
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.20 - $23.30  
   
Overtime
$17.63 - $36.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$251.68 - $4,989  
   
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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$24,527 - $72,021  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $43,889

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Home to some of the best pay for Mid-Career Reporters, New York offers exceptional salaries, 47 percent above the national average. Mid-Career Reporters will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+31 percent) and Washington (+27 percent). Boston ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 17 percent below the national average.

Key Stats for Reporter

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
5-9 years
84%
10-19 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Reporter Salaries

Financial Reporting
▲47%

Social Media Optimization
▲14%

Video Editing
▲5%


National Average
$44,000

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼1%

▼7%


writing
▼12%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼16%

Reporting
▼21%

Adobe InDesign
▼43%

Photography
▼43%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 16%
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