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Reporter Salary

How much does a Reporter make in the United States?
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$58,734 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$28 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,345 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average reporter salary in United States is $58,734 or an equivalent hourly rate of $28. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,345. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$42,662 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$72,061 (USD)

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