A Journalist earns an average salary of Rs 346,511 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

Rs 120,050 - Rs 749,068
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MEDIAN: Rs 346,665
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Salary Rs 120,050 - Rs 749,068
Bonus Rs 3,973 - Rs 50,507
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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Rs 120,192 - Rs 788,673
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 175

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 Rs 310,000 based on 138 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 Rs 500,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Journalist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 610,000 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 Rs 518,000 based on 7 salaries.

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Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

Experienced
▲73%

Late-Career
▲46%

Mid-Career
▲42%

National Average
Rs 354,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries

▲3%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲2%

National Average
Rs 354,000

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼13%

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 51%