News Analyst, Reporters and Correspondents Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of news analysts, reporters and correspondents in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare news analyst, reporters and correspondents salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of News Analysts, Reporters and Correspondents

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,010
25th Percentile Wage
$44,060
50th Percentile Wage
$53,830
75th Percentile Wage
$77,590
90th Percentile Wage
$126,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for news analysts, reporters and correspondents in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) news analysts, reporters and correspondents is $126,400. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $53,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid news analysts, reporters and correspondents is $39,010.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of news analysts, reporters and correspondents in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201653,830-10.18%5.20%
201559,31021.35%-
201446,6500.11%-
201346,600-9.51%-
201251,030--

Compare News Analyst, Reporters and Correspondents Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of news analysts, reporters and correspondents in one industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown below. For detailed news analyst, reporters and correspondents salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$53,830

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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