Journalist salary in New York, NY

Average salary
Based on 270 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Journalists make?
The average total salary for a Journalist is $85,500 per year. This is based on data from 270 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Journalist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Journalist salary can vary between $33,000 to $210,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Journalist salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Dow Jones Company, New York County, NY
15 income tax records
$74K – $426K
Bloomberg, New York County, NY
20 income tax records
$38K – $259K
Nyt Shared Service Center Ag, New York County, NY
18 income tax records
$88K – $156K
Keystone Paying Agent, New York County, NY
10 income tax records
$64K – $252K
Cbs News, New York County, NY
10 income tax records
$51K – $210K
NBCUniversal, New York County, NY
35 income tax records
$52K – $182K
Fox News Network, New York County, NY
10 income tax records
$55K – $146K

Journalist demographics in New York, NY

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82% are single
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18% are married
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10% have kids
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11% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Journalists in New York, NY

270 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a journalist in New York, NY is $85,500 per year. Journalist salaries in New York, NY can vary between $33,000 to $210,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 270 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as journalist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for journalists near New York, NY: Dow Jones Company ($125,500 a year), Bloomberg ($115,000 a year), and Nyt Shared Service Center Ag ($113,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for journalists near New York, NY: Montclair, NJ ($105,000 a year), Bronx, NY ($88,500 a year), and New York, NY ($85,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.