Journalist salary in San Diego County, CA

Average salary
$55,000/yr
Based on 55 income tax records
Total salary range: is $38,500 - $70,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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How much do Journalists make?
The average total salary for a Journalist is $55,000 per year. This is based on data from 55 TurboTax users who reported their job as Journalist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Journalist salary can vary between $25,500 to $112,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Journalist salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
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Santa Monica, CA
10 income tax records
$99,000/yr
$81K – $102K
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Los Angeles, CA
121 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$58K – $97K
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San Diego, CA
35 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$43K – $68K
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Long Beach, CA
13 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$32K – $80K

Journalist salary by company

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Journalist demographics in San Diego County, CA

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71% are single
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29% are married
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23% have kids
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30% own a home

Journalist salaries by age in San Diego County, CA

$0
$17,625
$35,250
$52,875
$70,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Journalists in San Diego County, CA

55 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a journalist in San Diego County, CA is $55,000 per year. Journalist salaries in San Diego County, CA can vary between $25,500 to $112,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 55 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as journalist.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for journalists in San Diego County, CA: Santa Monica, CA ($99,000 a year), Los Angeles, CA ($75,000 a year), and San Diego, CA ($57,000 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.