How much does a Journalism make?

Updated May 12, 2021

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$55,913 /yr
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5 salaries

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$23K

Low

$56K

Average

$134K

High

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The national average salary for a Journalism is $55,913 in United States. Filter by location to see Journalism salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 5 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Journalism employees.

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Google
4.5

Google

Journalism - Hourly
About 

$96 -$104

 hourly
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$96

$104

$96 - $104 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Journalism - Hourly Intern
About 

$20 -$21

 hourly

$20

$21

$20 - $21 Range

University of California Berkeley
4.3

University of California Berkeley

Journalism - Monthly
About 

$2K -$2K

$2K

$2K

$2,174 - $2,359 Range

University of Missouri
4.1

University of Missouri

Journalism - Hourly
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

Twentieth Century Fox
4.1

Twentieth Century Fox

Journalism - Hourly
About 

$36 -$39

 hourly

$36

$39

$36 - $39 Range

Old Dominion University
4.3

Old Dominion University

Journalism - Hourly
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

FOX Sports
3.9

FOX Sports

Journalism
About 

$55K -$59K

$55K

$59K

$54,987 - $59,051 Range

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NPR
4.4

NPR

Journalism - Hourly Intern
About 

$20 -$22

 hourly

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

Emerson College
4.1

Emerson College

Journalism - Monthly
About 

$2K -$2K

$2K

$2K

$1,901 - $2,085 Range

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
4.5

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Journalism - Monthly Intern
About 

$1K -$1K

$1K

$1K

$1,267 - $1,369 Range

Simons Foundation
4

Simons Foundation

Journalism - Hourly Intern
About 

$20 -$22

 hourly

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

North Jersey Media Group
3

$48K

$53K

$48,176 - $52,814 Range

Wick Communications
3

Wick Communications

Journalism - Hourly Intern
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

Capital Research Center
3.6

Capital Research Center

Journalism - Monthly Intern
About 

$1K -$1K

$1K

$1K

$1,071 - $1,170 Range

The Echo

Journalism - Hourly Intern
About 

$13 -$14

 hourly

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

SED FRANCE

SED FRANCE

Journalism
About 

$97K -$104K

$97K

$104K

$97,450 - $103,859 Range

Middle Tennessee State University
4.2

Middle Tennessee State University

Assistant Professor, Journalism
About 

$59K -$66K

$59K

$66K

$59,042 - $66,134 Range

Troy University
4

Troy University

Assistant Professor, Journalism
About 

$55K -$64K

$55K

$64K

$55,496 - $64,383 Range

Shippensburg University
4

Shippensburg University

Assistant Professor, Communication/Journalism
About 

$71K -$76K

$71K

$76K

$71,084 - $76,290 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Journalism salaries

The average salary for a Journalism is $55,913 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 5 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Journalism employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Journalism in United States is $133,724 per year.

The lowest salary for a Journalism in United States is $23,378 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent journalism salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$60,000
per year
A Journalist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Reporter in the Bridgeport, CT Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bridgeport, CT Area area
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$37,000
per year
A Court Reporter in the Harrisburg, PA Area area reported making $37,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Harrisburg, PA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$32,000
per year
A Reporter/MMJ in the South Bend, IN Area area reported making $32,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
South Bend, IN Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$34,000
per year
A Multimedia Journalist in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $34,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$53,443
per year
A Market Reporter in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $53,443 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Kansas City, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$40,000
per year
A Journalist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$25,000
per year
A Reporter in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $25,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$4,000
monthly
A Journalist in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $4,000 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$75
hourly
A Correspondent in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $75 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
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