The average pay for an Entry-Level Journalist is Rs 302,758 per year. A skill in Editing is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 119,532 - Rs 756,272
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MEDIAN: Rs 300,748
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Salary Rs 119,532 - Rs 756,272
Bonus Rs 2,043 - Rs 51,355
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Rs 119,615 - Rs 875,847
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 253

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

Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
31%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
8%

Skills That Affect Journalist Salaries

Editing
▲19%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲7%

National Average
Rs 304,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 58%