Reporters and Correspondents Salary Information in Las Cruces, New Mexico

The annual and hourly salary statistics of reporters and correspondents in Las Cruces, New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of reporters and correspondents in Las Cruces 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 Las Cruces, New Mexico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,590
25th Percentile Wage
$27,660
50th Percentile Wage
$31,220
75th Percentile Wage
$36,080
90th Percentile Wage
$38,970

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for reporters and correspondents in Las Cruces, New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $38,970. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $31,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $25,590.

Table 3. Compare Reporters and Correspondents Salary in Las Cruces with Other New Mexico Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $31,220 in Las Cruces is in the middle of salary range for reporters and correspondents in state of New Mexico. In comparison, the annual salary of reporters and correspondents in Las Cruces is 22.9 percent (22.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Santa Fe and 25.8 percent (25.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area.

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 Las Cruces, New Mexico.