Newspaper Journalist Salary

How much does a Newspaper Journalist make in the United States?
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$59,367 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$29 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,443 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average newspaper journalist salary in United States is $59,367 or an equivalent hourly rate of $29. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,443. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$42,699 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$73,139 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Salary Potential
Estimated salary in 2023:
$68,823 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
Job Description
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