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The average assistant news salary in District of Columbia, United States is $39,217 or an equivalent hourly rate of $19. This is 12% higher (+$4,129) than the average assistant news salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $576. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
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An entry level assistant news (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $29,403. On the other end, a senior level assistant news (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $46,359.

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Job Description
Perform duties too varied and diverse to be classified in any specific office clerical occupation, requiring knowledge of office systems and procedures. Clerical duties may be assigned in accordance with the office procedures of individual establishments and may include a combination of answering telephones, bookkeeping, typing or word processing, stenography, office machine operation, and filing.

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