How much does a Senior Reporter make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage foraSenior Reporter in the United States is $27 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $22 and $34. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
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The Senior Reporter determines tone and intended audience of story. Researches, develops, investigates and writes a variety of news stories through interviews, observation, and library and/or online resources. Being a Senior Reporter may be involved in special assignments and investigative articles. Validates sources and news story leads. In addition, Senior Reporter may require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Senior Reporter contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Working as a Senior Reporter typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021

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