How much does a Reporter make?

Updated Aug 1, 2021

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Experience

$48,961 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,394 salaries

$29K

Low

$49K

Average

$83K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Reporter is $48,961 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Reporter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3394 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Reporter employees.

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Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Reporter

$102,165

 /yr
Range: $44K - $161K
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$44K

$161K

$43,563 - $161,197 Range

Gannett
2.9

Gannett

Reporter

$43,344

 /yr
Range: $23K - $79K

$23K

$79K

$23,499 - $78,837 Range

Sinovision
2.7

Sinovision

Reporter - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $17 - $29

$17

$29

$17 - $29 Range

World Journal
2.6

World Journal

Reporter

$37,247

 /yr
Range: $34K - $53K

$34K

$53K

$33,514 - $52,858 Range

Dow Jones
3.8

Dow Jones

Reporter

$80,873

 /yr
Range: $56K - $144K

$56K

$144K

$55,939 - $143,542 Range

Wall Street Journal
3.7

Wall Street Journal

Reporter

$96,864

 /yr
Range: $49K - $135K

$49K

$135K

$49,249 - $135,393 Range

Business Insider
3.7

Business Insider

Reporter

$56,048

 /yr
Range: $44K - $102K

$44K

$102K

$43,967 - $102,371 Range

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Sinclair Broadcast Group
3.2

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Reporter

$51,953

 /yr
Range: $28K - $75K

$28K

$75K

$27,504 - $74,865 Range

GateHouse Media
2.1

GateHouse Media

Reporter

$29,987

 /yr
Range: $25K - $51K

$25K

$51K

$24,682 - $51,128 Range

Politico
3.7

Politico

Reporter

$68,652

 /yr
Range: $48K - $100K

$48K

$100K

$47,515 - $100,000 Range

sing tao newspapers
3.2

sing tao newspapers

Reporter

$38,841

 /yr
Range: $33K - $45K

$33K

$45K

$32,982 - $44,659 Range

BH Media Group
2.5

BH Media Group

Reporter

$33,144

 /yr
Range: $24K - $40K

$24K

$40K

$23,772 - $40,249 Range

Tribune Media
3.5

Tribune Media

Reporter

$52,137

 /yr
Range: $45K - $60K

$45K

$60K

$45,379 - $59,809 Range

Sound Publishing
2.2

Sound Publishing

Reporter - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $19

$13

$19

$13 - $19 Range

Crain Communications
2.7

Crain Communications

Reporter

$72,857

 /yr
Range: $42K - $95K

$42K

$95K

$42,381 - $94,956 Range

Acuris Global
3

Acuris Global

Reporter

$62,609

 /yr
Range: $50K - $79K

$50K

$79K

$50,411 - $78,979 Range

Nexstar Media Group
2.8

Nexstar Media Group

Reporter

$33,424

 /yr
Range: $23K - $54K

$23K

$54K

$23,100 - $54,310 Range

American City Business Journals
3.8

American City Business Journals

Reporter

$55,857

 /yr
Range: $37K - $74K

$37K

$74K

$36,555 - $73,582 Range

Lee Enterprises
2.5

Lee Enterprises

Reporter - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $21

$13

$21

$13 - $21 Range

Associated Press
3.7

Associated Press

Reporter

$83,390

 /yr
Range: $51K - $127K

$51K

$127K

$51,215 - $127,076 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Reporter salaries

The national average salary for a Reporter is $48,961 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Reporter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3394 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Reporter employees.

The highest salary for a Reporter in United States is $83,408 per year.

The lowest salary for a Reporter in United States is $28,740 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$45,000
per year
A Reporter in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$20
hourly
A Digital Reporter in the Richmond, VA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Richmond, VA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A News Reporter in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
A News Reporter in the Scranton, PA Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Scranton, PA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$22
hourly
A Verbatim Hearing Reporter (VHR) in the Abilene, TX Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Abilene, TX Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A Reporter in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$25,000
per year
A News Reporter in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $25,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Freelance
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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