Journalist II Salary in the United States

How much does a Journalist II make in the United States? The average Journalist II salary in the United States is $42,105 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $33,767 and $55,542. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

The Journalist II determines tone and intended audience of story. Researches a variety of news stories through interviews, observation, and library and/or online resources. Being a Journalist II validates news story leads. Develops, investigates, and writes a variety of news stories. In addition, Journalist II may require a bachelor's degree . Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Journalist II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Working as a Journalist II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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