Average Mid-Career Reporter with Writing Procedures & Documentation Skills Salary

$40,736
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$1,200
Bonus
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Reporter with Writing Procedures & Documentation skills is $40,736.
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$31k
10%
$41k
50%
$76k
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MEDIAN $40,736
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Salary
$31k - $76k
Bonus
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$23k - $72k

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Job Description for Reporter

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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Popular Skills for Reporter

Skills in Editing, Online Research, Oral / Verbal Communication, Social Media Optimization and Video Editing are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Reporter

An entry-level Reporter with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $29,370 based on 46 salaries. An early career Reporter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $36,879 based on 145 salaries. An experienced Reporter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,042 based on 31 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $48,696.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 230 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.0%
Early Career
63.0%
Experienced
13.5%
Late Career
3.5%