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Reporters and Correspondents Salary Information in Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico

The annual and hourly salary statistics of reporters and correspondents in Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of reporters and correspondents in Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Reporters and Correspondents in Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,180
25th Percentile Wage
$20,400
50th Percentile Wage
$23,160
75th Percentile Wage
$26,880
90th Percentile Wage
$29,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for reporters and correspondents in Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $29,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $23,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,180.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of reporters and correspondents from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$23,160
0.30% 0.30%
2016
$23,090
-9.70% -
2015
$25,330
-5.80% -
2014
$26,800
13.84% -
2012
$23,090
- -

Table 3. Compare Reporters and Correspondents Salary in Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area with Other New Mexico Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $23,160, Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for reporters and correspondents in state of New Mexico, following city of Santa Fe (median annual salary of $40,490). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of reporters and correspondents in Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area is about 42.8 percent (42.8%) lower than that of the highest paying city Santa Fe.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Santa Fe
$40,490
Albuquerque
$34,950
Las Cruces
$31,220
Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$23,160



See also: Top paying jobs in Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico.