Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a News Reporter make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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Industry

$96,095 / yrTotal Pay
$48,796 / yrBase Pay
$47,299 / yrAdditional Pay

$96,095

 / yr
$36K$502K
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The estimated total pay for a News Reporter is $96,095 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $48,796 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $47,299 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Sinclair Broadcast Group
3.1

Sinclair Broadcast Group

News Reporter

$42,056

 /yr
Range: $28K - $61K

$28K

$61K

$28,269 - $60,913 Range

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Nexstar Media Group
2.9

Nexstar Media Group

News Reporter

$46,328

 /yr
Range: $28K - $58K

$28K

$58K

$28,193 - $58,449 Range

Gannett
3.1

Gannett

News Reporter

$36,791

 /yr
Range: $29K - $70K

$29K

$70K

$28,670 - $69,567 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

News Reporter

$114,366

 /yr
Range: $69K - $166K

$69K

$166K

$68,662 - $166,158 Range

Lee Enterprises
2.9

Lee Enterprises

News Reporter - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $12 - $24

$12

$24

$12 - $24 Range

Gray Television
3.2

Gray Television

News Reporter

$35,317

 /yr
Range: $23K - $77K

$23K

$77K

$23,461 - $76,685 Range

NBCUniversal
4.1

NBCUniversal

News Reporter

$64,062

 /yr
Range: $56K - $170K

$56K

$170K

$55,759 - $170,250 Range

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$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $59K

$16

$59K

$16 - $58,600 Range

Hearst
3.8

Hearst

News Reporter

$48,327

 /yr
Range: $26K - $80K

$26K

$80K

$25,771 - $79,556 Range

Thomson Reuters
3.7

Thomson Reuters

News Reporter

$134,531

 /yr
Range: $98K - $172K

$98K

$172K

$97,783 - $172,080 Range

iHeartMedia
3.2

iHeartMedia

News Reporter

$41,971

 /yr
Range: $33K - $59K

$33K

$59K

$33,495 - $58,852 Range

TEGNA
3.5

TEGNA

News Reporter

$72,570

 /yr
Range: $50K - $96K

$50K

$96K

$50,279 - $96,322 Range

The E.W. Scripps Company
3.8

$57,672

 /yr
Range: $45K - $272K

$45K

$272K

$44,679 - $272,141 Range

BH Media Group
2.4

BH Media Group

News Reporter

$45,137

 /yr
Range: $29K - $48K

$29K

$48K

$28,843 - $48,262 Range

CBS Radio

CBS Radio

News Reporter

$57,823

 /yr
Range: $52K - $88K

$52K

$88K

$51,893 - $88,006 Range

CHOSUN DAILY NEWS
4.0

CHOSUN DAILY NEWS

News Reporter

$41,459

 /yr
Range: $36K - $42K

$36K

$42K

$35,538 - $42,203 Range

New York Times
3.9

New York Times

News Reporter

$109,758

 /yr
Range: $76K - $173K

$76K

$173K

$76,000 - $173,057 Range

Tribune Media
3.5

Tribune Media

News Reporter

$52,591

 /yr
Range: $38K - $68K

$38K

$68K

$37,593 - $68,239 Range

McClatchy
3.6

McClatchy

News Reporter

$47,342

 /yr
Range: $42K - $57K

$42K

$57K

$42,000 - $57,361 Range

Los Angeles Times
3.4

Los Angeles Times

News Reporter

$95,430

 /yr
Range: $51K - $128K

$51K

$128K

$51,075 - $128,000 Range

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$40,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Reporter with 4 to 6 years of experience

$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Music Journalist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$66,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Journalist/Reporter with 4 to 6 years of experience

$16

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9 days ago by a Reporter with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$104,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Reporter with 7 to 9 years of experience

$31,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Multimedia Journalist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Reporter with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a News Reporter salaries

The national average salary for a News Reporter is $46,203 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a News Reporter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 731 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a News Reporter employees.

The highest salary for a News Reporter in United States is $80,103 per year.

The lowest salary for a News Reporter in United States is $26,649 per year.

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