What are typical journalist salaries?

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Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field?

What skills should you learn to increase your salary?

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Carl Feather in Austinburg, Ohio

87 months ago

It depends where you live. I see most new jobs for entry level posting at $15,000. Big city jobs pay much more, but there are fewer and fewer of them. Further, they require a master's. If you are going to spend $100K or more getting your degree, don't get it in journalism unless you are beautiful and a smooth talker, then go into broadcast and be prepared to fight tooth and nail to get ahead.

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coolio in Fillmore, California

59 months ago

I personaly think that the journalist oppertunities are growing because people wont pay for T.V but they will pay for books and magazines and newspapers.

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