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Average Salary for News Reporter in California - State Average, California

The average salary of a(n) News Reporter in California - State Average, California is $60,256.

The average hourly rate of a(n) News Reporter in California - State Average, California is $28.97.

The average bonus of a(n) News Reporter in California - State Average, California is $1,380.00.

Job Description:

Assembles and assesses information about newsworthy events to write news stories for publication or broadcast. Receives assignment or evaluates news leads and news tips to develop story idea. Compiles and verifies factual information regarding story through interview, observation, and research. Organizes material, determines slant or emphasis, and writes story according to prescribed editorial style and format standards. May monitor police and fire department radio communications to obtain story leads. May take photographs or shoot video to illustrate stories. May edit, or assist in editing, videos for broadcast. May appear on television program when conducting taped or filmed interviews or narration. May give live reports from site of event or mobile broadcast unit. May transmit information to news writer for story writing. May specialize in one type of reporting, such as sports, fires, accidents, political affairs, court trials, or police activities. May be assigned to outlying areas or foreign countries. Less

Assembles and assesses information about newsworthy events to write news stories for publication or broadcast. Receives assignment or evaluates news leads and news tips to develop story idea. Compiles and verifies factual information regarding story through interview, observation, and research.... More

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