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Political Reporter Salary
in the United States

How much does a Political Reporter make in the United States?
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$44,562 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$21 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$887 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average political reporter salary in United States is $44,562 or an equivalent hourly rate of $21. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $887. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$33,093 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$54,128 (USD)

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