A Journalist earns an average salary of S$52,390 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

S$29,866 - S$102,556
S$30K
S$47K
S$100K
MEDIAN: S$47,168
10%
50%
90%
S$0S$103K
Salary S$29,866 - S$102,556
Bonus S$1,550 - S$27,000
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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S$30,304 - S$103,903
  • Country: Singapore
  • Currency: SGD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: S$48,820

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

Journalist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Journalist?

Journalist in Singapore:
"Unsatisfying."
Pros: Meeting people and writing worthy stories.
Cons: Writing unworthy stories. The management.

Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

Experienced
▲45%

Mid-Career
▲42%

National Average
S$49,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
no benefits
None: 13%
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