How much does a Data Journalist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Data Journalist in the United States is $28 as of September 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $23 and $33. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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S&P Global - Charlottesville , VA
Engage with sources across the industry and work with our Data Journalists to write compelling articles * Attend and cover conferences and events virtually and in person * Establish relationships ...
eFinancial Careers - 11 days ago
S&P Global - Charlottesville , VA
You'll collaborate with more than 25 writers and editors focused on the financial industry, as well as analysts and data journalists throughout the newsroom. Our team covers financial institutions of ...
eFinancial Careers - 63 days ago
Acclaim Technical Services - McLean , VA
Bachelor's degree in Communications, Writing, Journalism, Political Scient or any technical ... Data Science * Excel Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action ATS is committed to a ...
LinkedIn - 52 days ago
MessageGears - Richmond , VA
Applicants should know that the day-to-day work typically feels more like data entry than journalism. Ballotpedia has a unique production model, and you are encouraged to learn more here. To succeed ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Sightline Media Group - Vienna , VA
... data-driven features. You will lead a collaborative editing team that values accuracy, clarity and ... Guiding talented reporters in the full array of editorial approaches to journalism, from ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Sinclair Broadcast Group - Arlington , VA
Our Consumer Investigator will help lead our data driven journalism efforts, in other words you should love sorting through data and organizing the data to find the storylines. You must have a proven ...
Upward.net - 59 days ago
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Average Hourly Wage

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Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Data Journalist in the United States. The average hourly rate for Data Journalist ranges from $23 to $33 with the average hourly pay of $28. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $26 to $39 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $32.

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