How much does a Reporter I make in the United States? The average Reporter I salary in the United States is $37,535 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $30,800 and $48,391. 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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25% $30,800 10% $24,669 90% $58,275 75% $48,391 $37,535 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Reporter I

Reporter I researches a variety of news stories through interviews, observation, and library and/or online resources. Determines tone and intended audience of story. Being a Reporter I investigates and writes a variety of simple news stories. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Reporter I typically reports to a supervisor. The Reporter I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Reporter I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.6%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

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