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Music Journalist Salary

How much does a Music Journalist make in the United States?
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$54,784 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$26 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,249 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average music journalist salary in United States is $54,784 or an equivalent hourly rate of $26. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,249. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$39,905 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$67,159 (USD)

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