Reporter I Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Reporter I, Entry Level Reporter, Journalist I, Newsperson I

What is the average annual salary for Reporter I?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Reporter I may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Reporter I in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Reporter I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Reporter I in the United States is $32,610 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Reporter I in the United States are expected to make less than $32,610.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $32,610
  • 10%$21,446
  • 25%$26,766
  • 75%$42,062
  • 90%$50,667

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Job Description for Reporter I

Researches a variety of news stories through interviews, observation and library and/or online resources. Determines tone and intended audience of story. Investigates and writes a variety of simple news stories. May require a bachelor's degree with 0-1 year of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor. View Reporter I job description

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Categories:  Media -- Print, Media -- Broadcast

Industries:  Business Services, Media

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