Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Journalist, Broadcast is $37,142
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Journalist, Broadcasts?
An entry-level Journalist, Broadcast with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $30,772 based on 33 salaries. An early career Journalist, Broadcast with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $36,669 based on 67 salaries. …Read more
What Do Journalist, Broadcasts Do?
Broadcast journalists present news to television viewers and radio listeners. They are hired by local TV and radio outlets and affiliates, or they may work for large, national broadcast entities. These journalists can be anchors, news readers, or reporters, and they usually must have the ability to write and present news stories that are edited for content and meet length requirements.
Broadcast journalists typically work on a story, writing copy and outlines. Trained journalists are aware of …Read more
- Edit and produce stories for on-air and online media platforms.
- Act as an anchor and report in and out of the field.