Average Experienced Reporter with Social Media Optimization Skills Salary

$65,241
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,555
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The average salary for an Experienced Reporter with Social Media Optimization skills is $65,241.
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$42k
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$65k
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$99k
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MEDIAN $65,241
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Salary
$42k - $99k
Bonus
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$26k - $97k

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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 that pay less than market rate include Technical Writing, Writing Procedures & Documentation, Oral / Verbal Communication, Online Research and Editing.

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 $30,504 based on 64 salaries. An early career Reporter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $36,129 based on 207 salaries. A mid-career Reporter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,993 based on 67 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $51,500.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 346 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.5%
Early Career
59.8%
Mid Career
19.4%
Late Career
2.3%