The average salary for an Entry-Level Reporter is Rs 298,974 per year.

Rs 120,437 - Rs 566,735
Rs 120K
Rs 290K
Rs 570K
MEDIAN: Rs 291,224
Rs 0Rs 566K
Salary Rs 120,437 - Rs 566,735
Bonus Rs 507 - Rs 295,898
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).
Rs 120,886 - Rs 566,739
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 2 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 115

Job Description for Reporter

A reporter investigates and writes stories about various events and happenings in the world. Most reporters are employed by news organizations, although there are some who are employed by specific companies that wish to create stories in-house; others work as freelance writers.


Reporter Tasks

  • Meet daily and long term story deadlines.
  • Participate in editorial meetings and pitch story ideas.
  • Discover, research and follow up on leads.
  • Cover beat and other assignments.

Reporter Job Listings

Reporter Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Reporter in Chandigarh:
"Be Strong and target you goal."
A Reporter who is coming first time in this profession have to be very strong. He has to first understand the need of the organisation and than have to know what his organisation wants from him. After this he has to chose the best line in which he want to go. It means that if you want to cover legal you have to tell your leader that I am very much comfortable in legal beat. If they say yes than ok and if they say no than said what ever work you will give to me I will do.

Key Stats for Reporter


40 %
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Job Satisfaction

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


40 %
60 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 32%
dental benefits
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 66%