News reporter earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

How do news reporter salaries compare to similar careers?

News reporters earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than translators but more than sports writers.

Career Median Salary
Translator salary $35K
Proofreader salary $39K
Journalist salary $37K
Set designer salary $28K
Announcer salary $33K
News reporter salary $27K
Blogger salary $26K
Motion picture projectionist salary $23K
Sports writer salary $24K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)