How much does a Reporter III make in Chicago, IL? The average Reporter III salary in Chicago, IL is $58,190 as of January 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $47,537 and $74,867. 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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Reporter III researches, develops, investigates and writes a variety of news stories through interviews, observation, and library and/or online resources. Determines tone and intended audience of story. Being a Reporter III validates sources and news story leads. May be involved in special assignments and investigative articles. Additionally, Reporter III may require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Reporter III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Reporter III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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