Average Reporter Salary

$46,648
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$29k
MEDIAN
$47k
90%
$75k

The average salary for a Reporter is $46,648

Base Salary
$29k - $75k
Bonus
$151 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $3k
Total Pay
$26k - $73k
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What Do Reporters Do?

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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Job Satisfaction for Reporter

3.4 out of 5
(222)
Satisfied
25Reviews
Based on 222 responses, the job of Reporter has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.42 out of 5. On average, Reporters are satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
68.7%
Male
31.0%
Prefer to self-define
0.3%
This data is based on 636 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

83%

Dental

68%

Vision

57%

None

16%