Entry-Level Reporter Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Reporter is $35,583 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Interviewing and Financial Reporting.

$23,572 - $56,070
$24K
$36K
$56K
MEDIAN: $35,583
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$9.87 - $18.19
$9
$13
$18
MEDIAN: $13.12
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$23,572 - $56,070  
   
Bonus
$243.61 - $5,130  
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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$22,592 - $54,256  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 439
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.87 - $18.19  
   
Overtime
$15.26 - $32.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$243.61 - $5,130  
   
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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$22,592 - $54,256  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 161

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National Average: $32,727

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Key Stats for Reporter

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
16%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Reporter Salaries

Interviewing
▲33%


Reporting
▲4%

Online Research
▼0%

writing
▼0%

National Average
$33,000

Social Media Optimization
▼2%


Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼2%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼5%

▼8%

Video Editing
▼10%

Adobe InDesign
▼14%

Photography
▼20%

Adobe Photoshop
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 20%