Journalist with Writing Procedures & Documentation Skills Salary

The average pay for a Journalist with Writing Procedures & Documentation skills is $40,955 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$25,360 - $74,472
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$74K
MEDIAN: $39,717
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$9.87 - $19.70
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$0$74K
Salary $25,360 - $74,472
Bonus $408.51 - $5,081
Commission $4,038
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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$24,181 - $69,480
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 94
Hourly Data $0$54
Hourly Rate $9.87 - $19.70
Hourly Tips $2.50
Overtime $10.21 - $54.35
Annual Data $0$69K
Bonus $408.51 - $5,081
Commission $4,038
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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$24,181 - $69,480
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

Journalist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Journalist

Pay by Experience for a Journalist has a positive trend. An entry-level Journalist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 94 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Journalist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Journalist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 25 salaries. A Journalist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 19 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $35,308

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Key Stats for Journalist

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Journalist Salaries

Experienced
▲39%

Late-Career
▲27%

Mid-Career
▲21%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 33%