What does a Journalist do?

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Average Years of Experience

0 - 1
27%
2 - 4
67%
5 - 7
4%
8+
2%

Common Skill Sets

Editing
Spanish Speaking
Writing
English
Content Management Systems
Shorthand
Adobe Creative Suite
Written Communication

Journalist Seniority Levels

Editor
40% made the transition
Copywriter
28% made the transition
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Journalist Salaries

Average Base Pay

$54,061 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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$33K
Median: $54K
$88K
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Journalist Interviews