Journalist salary in US Northeast Region

Average salary
$64,500/yr
Based on 1,979 income tax records
$23,500
$165,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$23,500
$165,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Journalists make?
The average total salary for a Journalist is $64,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,979 TurboTax users who reported their job as Journalist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Journalist salary can vary between $23,500 to $165,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Journalist salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Bridgeport Metro Area, CT
17 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$46K – $100K
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New York Metro Area, NY
1,295 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$55K – $95K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
107 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$44K – $76K
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Providence Metro Area, RI
17 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$43K – $76K
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Boston Metro Area, MA
176 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$46K – $79K
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Harrisburg Metro Area, PA
13 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$47K – $61K
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Buffalo Metro Area, NY
16 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$34K – $53K
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Pittsburgh Metro Area, PA
49 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$37K – $58K
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Portland Metro Area, ME
20 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$39K – $76K
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Albany Metro Area, NY
22 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$39K – $62K
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Lancaster Metro Area, PA
12 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$35K – $49K
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New Haven Metro Area, CT
15 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$34K – $47K
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Hartford Metro Area, CT
29 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$33K – $56K
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Springfield Metro Area, MA
12 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$32K – $51K
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Worcester Metro Area, MA
17 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$30K – $50K

Journalist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Nyt Shared Service Center Ag, US Northeast Region
74 income tax records
$113,500/yr
$97K – $132K
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Bloomberg, US Northeast Region
51 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$87K – $172K
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Dow Jones Company, US Northeast Region
55 income tax records
$104,000/yr
$86K – $130K
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The Associated Press, US Northeast Region
21 income tax records
$103,000/yr
$81K – $127K
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Keystone Paying Agent, US Northeast Region
36 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$66K – $146K
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Guardian News Media, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$92,000/yr
$86K – $100K
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Reuters America, US Northeast Region
18 income tax records
$91,000/yr
$78K – $107K
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NBCUniversal, US Northeast Region
96 income tax records
$90,500/yr
$69K – $118K
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Entercom Communications, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$66K – $89K
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New York Public Radio, US Northeast Region
14 income tax records
$82,500/yr
$63K – $100K
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ADP, US Northeast Region
15 income tax records
$82,500/yr
$63K – $87K
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Turner Services, US Northeast Region
32 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$70K – $116K
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Ft Publications, US Northeast Region
14 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$68K – $95K
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Verizon, US Northeast Region
20 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$70K – $94K
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Boston Globe Media Partn, US Northeast Region
19 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$63K – $76K
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TriNet, US Northeast Region
42 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$56K – $86K
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Cbs News, US Northeast Region
34 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$60K – $121K
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Insider, US Northeast Region
36 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$61K – $86K
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Vice Media, US Northeast Region
15 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$62K – $99K
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Nyp Holdings, US Northeast Region
18 income tax records
$70,500/yr
$59K – $90K
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Fox News Network, US Northeast Region
22 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$58K – $82K
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Newsday, US Northeast Region
13 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$61K – $81K
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Adp Totalsource Co Xxi, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$58K – $82K
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Philadelphia Media Network, US Northeast Region
21 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$60K – $72K
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Charter Communications Holdings, US Northeast Region
17 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$54K – $74K
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Boston University, US Northeast Region
15 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$63K – $81K
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Justworks, US Northeast Region
22 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$40K – $78K
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Forbes Media, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$55K – $72K
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Advance Magazine Publishers, US Northeast Region
22 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$53K – $67K
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Hearst Magazine Media, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$46K – $74K
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Mail Media, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$52K – $76K
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P G Publishing Co, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$51K – $58K
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Wgbh Educational Foundation, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$47K – $64K
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Advance Local Media, US Northeast Region
36 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$43K – $60K
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Gannett, US Northeast Region
21 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$35K – $59K
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Nexstar Media Group, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$36K – $48K
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Cnhi, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$30K – $41K
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Gatehouse Media, US Northeast Region
17 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$28K – $41K

Journalist demographics in US Northeast Region

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75% are single
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25% are married
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15% have kids
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20% own a home

Journalist salaries by age in US Northeast Region

$0
$19,375
$38,750
$58,125
$77,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Journalists in US Northeast Region

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The average salary for a journalist in US Northeast Region is $64,500 per year. Journalist salaries in US Northeast Region can vary between $23,500 to $165,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,979 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as journalist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for journalists in US Northeast Region: Nyt Shared Service Center Ag ($113,500 a year), Bloomberg ($109,000 a year), and Dow Jones Company ($104,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for journalists in US Northeast Region: Bridgeport Metro Area, CT ($78,000 a year), New York Metro Area, NY ($73,000 a year), and Philadelphia Metro Area, PA ($61,500 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.