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The average reporter salary in Arizona, United States is $53,753 or an hourly rate of $26. This is 6% lower (-$3,427) than the average reporter salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,231.
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Senior Level Salary
An entry level reporter (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $39,700. On the other end, a senior level reporter (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $63,160.

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Job Description
Collect and analyze facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation, or observation. Report and write stories for newspaper, news magazine, radio, or television. Excludes "Broadcast News Analysts" (27-3021).

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