A Journalist earns an average salary of €26,881 per year.

€21,272 - €57,675
€21K
€27K
€58K
MEDIAN: €27,223
10%
50%
90%
€9.56 - €13.15
€12
MEDIAN: €12.21
50%
€0€57K
Salary €21,272 - €57,675
Bonus €150
Profit Sharing €850
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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€20,526 - €57,875
  • Country: Ireland
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 84
Hourly Data €0€25
Hourly Rate €12.21
Overtime €25.50
Annual Data €0€57K
Bonus €150
Profit Sharing €850
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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€20,526 - €57,875
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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 Pay By Employer

$0$58K

$34,000

Journalist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Journalist

Pay by Experience for a Journalist has a positive trend. An entry-level Journalist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €25,000 based on 56 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Journalist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €38,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Journalist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €40,000 based on 21 salaries. A Journalist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €59,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €26,715

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

Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
12%

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Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

▲121%

▲50%

▲41%

National Average
€27,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries

National Average
€27,000

▼5%

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 85%