Average Journalist Salary

$42,602
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$27k
MEDIAN
$43k
90%
$79k

The average salary for a Journalist is $42,602

Base Salary
$27k - $79k
Bonus
$197 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$968 - $2k
Total Pay
$25k - $77k
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Job Satisfaction for Journalist

3.6 out of 5
(67)
Highly Satisfied
20Reviews
Based on 67 responses, the job of Journalist has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.64 out of 5. On average, Journalists are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
60.0%
Male
39.5%
Prefer to self-define
0.5%
This data is based on 215 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

75%

Dental

59%

Vision

46%

None

24%