How much does a Digital Journalist make in Washington, DC? The average Digital Journalist salary in Washington, DC is $50,096 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $44,539 and $57,762. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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American Chemistry Coun - Washington , DC
Position Summary The position develops and oversees digital and social content and engagement ... Qualifications/Requirements • Bachelor's degree in communications, multi-media, journalism or ...
JobTarget - 1 day ago
The Public Interest Network - Washington , DC
Digital Communication: Use social media to promote content, find journalists, and pitch stories. * Staff Supervision: Act as supervisor of interns and junior staff in absence of senior manager - 32 days ago
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. - Washington , DC
Ability to develop proactive, journalistic content on issues related to PTV/VRDP. Digital Develop digital and social media content in partnership with the Director of Digital Strategy and Graphic ... - 47 days ago
Alliance for Justice - Washington , DC
Support development of fundraising, campaign, and event materials, videos, and digital content. Qualifications * Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in journalism, nonprofit ...
ExecSearches CPC - 9 days ago
Sensory Interactive Inc - Washington , DC
Our high-profile projects cover the spectrum from master planning, to digital urban experiences ... Bachelor's degree in English, Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, or other related fields
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Baltimore Recruiting Battalion - Washington , DC
... digital recording and playback devices and communication systems * Travel to overseas locations in ... an anthropologist, journalist, social scientist, statistician, market analyst, advertising ...
Recruitology - 10 days ago
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About Washington, District of Columbia    Washington, D.C. is located in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. East Coast. Due to the District of Columbia retrocession, the city has a total area....More

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