Average Mid-Career Reporter with Technical Writing Skills Salary

$51,282
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$4,913
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Reporter with Technical Writing skills is $51,282.
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MEDIAN $51,282
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Salary
$35k - $73k
Bonus
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$26k - $73k

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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 Social Media Optimization are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Video Editing, 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 $29,833 based on 33 salaries. An early career Reporter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38,296 based on 108 salaries. An experienced Reporter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,555 based on 18 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 159 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.8%
Early Career
67.9%
Experienced
11.3%