Average Late-Career Reporter with Oral / Verbal Communication Skills Salary

$56,959
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$11,000
Bonus
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The average salary for a Late-Career Reporter with Oral / Verbal Communication skills is $56,959.
10%
$35k
10%
$57k
50%
$61k
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MEDIAN $56,959
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Salary
$35k - $61k
Bonus
$0 - $11k
Total Pay
$29k - $74k

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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 Adobe InDesign, Writing Procedures & Documentation, Social Media Optimization, 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 $29,759 based on 104 salaries. An early career Reporter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $37,512 based on 266 salaries. A mid-career Reporter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,090 based on 82 salaries. An experienced Reporter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,875 based on 46 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 498 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.9%
Early Career
53.4%
Mid Career
16.5%
Experienced
9.2%