How much does a Entry Journalist make in the United States? The average Entry Journalist salary in the United States is $37,001 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $30,401 and $47,801. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Entry Journalist determines tone and intended audience of story. Researches a variety of news stories through interviews, observation, and library and/or online resources. Being an Entry Journalist may require a bachelor's degree. Investigates and writes a variety of simple news stories. In addition, Entry Journalist typically reports to a supervisor. Being an Entry Journalist works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. Working as an Entry Journalist typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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