$37,000
Avg. Salary
$15.29
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Reporter is $15.29 per hour.

The average pay for a Reporter is $37,000 per year.

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$14.84
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$15.98
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$29k
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MEDIAN $37,000
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$0$55K
Salary $29,354 - $55,000
Bonus $250
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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$29,777 - $51,289
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 14
Hourly Data $0$15
Hourly Rate $15.29
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $250
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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$29,777 - $51,289
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

Job Description for Reporter

A reporter investigates and writes stories about various events and happenings in the world. Most reporters are employed by news organizations, although there are some who are employed by specific companies that wish to create stories in-house; others work as freelance writers.

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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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Key Stats for Reporter

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
5%

Skills That Affect Reporter Salaries

National Average
$34,000

Editing
▼5%

Online Research
▼6%

Video Editing
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 10%