Average Mid-Career Reporter with Online Research Skills Salary

$50,378
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,350
Bonus
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Reporter with Online Research skills is $50,378.
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Salary
$30k - $73k
Bonus
$250 - $6k
Total Pay
$26k - $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 in Editing, Social Media Optimization and Video Editing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Writing Procedures & Documentation and Oral / Verbal Communication.

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 $33,753 based on 93 salaries. An early career Reporter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,187 based on 266 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.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 428 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.7%
Early Career
62.1%
Experienced
11.7%
Late Career
4.4%