Average Entry-Level Reporter with Online Research Skills Salary

$33,753
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$989
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Reporter with Online Research skills is $33,753.
10%
$24k
10%
$34k
50%
$49k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $33,753
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Salary
$24k - $49k
Bonus
$1 - $1k
Total Pay
$22k - $46k

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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.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Reporter

Skills that pay less than market rate include Writing Procedures & Documentation, Social Media Optimization, Video Editing, Oral / Verbal Communication and Editing.

Pay by Experience Level for Reporter

An early career Reporter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,187 based on 266 salaries. A mid-career Reporter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,378 based on 91 salaries. An experienced Reporter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,736 based on 50 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $50,050.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 426 survey responses.
Early Career
62.4%
Mid Career
21.4%
Experienced
11.7%
Late Career
4.5%