A Journalist earns an average salary of AED 144,000 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AED 18,656 - AED 304,102
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MEDIAN: AED 144,000
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Salary AED 18,656 - AED 304,102
Bonus AED 15,000
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AED 18,656 - AED 307,767
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 19 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Job Description for Journalist

A journalist carries out research to create news articles. These news articles may be published online or in a newspaper or a magazine. In other cases, the journalist’s stories will be broadcast on television or radio. The journalist will be responsible for looking for articles that are relevant and will grip the audience’s attention.

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Journalist Tasks

  • Collect and interpret facts about news events through interviews, investigations, and observation.
  • Work with news editor and reporters to generate new content.
  • Review and edit copy.
  • Report and write stories for newspapers, magazines, radio, television, or the internet.

Journalist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 144,000

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

Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%

Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

▲71%

National Average
AED 144,000

▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 19%