Journalist Salaries in Los Angeles, CA Area

35 SalariesUpdated May 7, 2021

Average Base Pay
$55,726 / yr
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How much does a Journalist make in Los Angeles, CA?

The average salary for a Journalist is $55,726 in Los Angeles, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 35 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Journalist employees in Los Angeles, CA.

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Journalist

Daily Chinese News

$36,735/yr

Range: $36K - $37K

7 salaries

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$36,735/yr
$36K$37K

Journalist

FJ Productions

$62,855/yr

Range: $58K - $102K

6 salaries

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$62,855/yr
$58K$102K

Journalist

Thomson Reuters

$123,894/yr

Range: $106K - $150K

3 salaries

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$123,894/yr
$106K$150K

Journalist

Los Angeles Times

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$98K - $123K

2 salaries

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$98K - $123K
$98K$123K

Journalist

World Journal

About
$30K - $42K

2 salaries

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$30K - $42K
$30K$42K

Journalist

Daily Mail and General Trust

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$53K - $60K

2 salaries

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$53K - $60K
$53K$60K

Journalist

Nguoi Viet Daily News

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$47K - $52K

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$47K - $52K
$47K$52K

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Journalist

NBCUniversal

About
$72K - $79K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$72K - $79K
$72K$79K

Journalist

Self

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$35K - $38K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$35K - $38K
$35K$38K

Journalist - Hourly Contractor

Self

About
$48 - $53hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$48 - $53hourly
$48$53

Journalist

Gannett

About
$56K - $61K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$56K - $61K
$56K$61K

Journalist - Hourly

Equinox

About
$12 - $13hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13

Journalist - Hourly

Self Employed Womens Association

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$19 - $21hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$19 - $21hourly
$19$21

Journalist - Monthly Contractor

Self Employed Womens Association

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$10K - $10K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$10K - $10K
$10K$10K

Journalist

ZipRecruiter

About
$76K - $83K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$76K - $83K
$76K$83K

Journalist

NPR

About
$160K - $174K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$160K - $174K
$160K$174K

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Disney ABC Television

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$98K - $105K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$98K - $105K
$98K$105K

Journalist - Hourly

City of Santa Monica California

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$30 - $32hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$30 - $32hourly
$30$32

Journalist - Hourly

North American Corporation

About
$38 - $42hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$38 - $42hourly
$38$42

Journalist - Hourly

Mt. San Antonio College

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$19 - $21hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$19 - $21hourly
$19$21

Recent Salary Reports

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

$67,000
per year
A Writer-reporter reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$225,000
per year
An Entertainment Journalist + Content Writer reported making $225,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Journalist reported making $20 per hour
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10+ years experience
Freelance
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
$82,066
per year
A Reporter reported making $82,066 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
$57,000
per year
A Journalism reported making $57,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$20
hourly
A Journalist reported making $20 per hour
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
$40,000
per year
A Reporter reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private