Average Reporter Salary

$48,102
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$30k
MEDIAN
$48k
90%
$76k

The average salary for a Reporter is $48,102

Base Salary
$30k - $76k
Bonus
$199 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$755 - $3k
Total Pay
$27k - $75k
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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.
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How do Reporters Rate Their Jobs?

3.4 out of 5
(170)
Satisfied
25Reviews
Based on 170 responses, the job of Reporter has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.43 out of 5. On average, Reporters are satisfied with their job.