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 $27 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $22 and $32. 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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CarMax - 23238 , VA
BA/BS degree in communication, journalism, public relations, marketing, or similar * 5-7 years ... Ability to synthesize large amounts of data into actionable information About CarMax CarMax ...
CarMax - 75 days ago
Tuba Group - Arlington , VA
Reviews manufacturer's and trade catalogs, drawing and other data relative to operation ... Undergraduate degree in English, journalism, communication or related field is required. Company ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Communications, Journalism, etc.) or 3+ years of experience required in related field (i.e ... Text message and data rates may apply. To OPT OUT of text messaging or to modify your communication ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
Media Fusion, Inc. - Hampton , VA
... stakeholder insights/data and translate into actionable and measurable business results. · ... journalism, with an emphasis in digital content management. Company Description Media Fusion is an ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 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 $22 to $32 with the average hourly pay of $27. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $25 to $38 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $32.

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