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Journalist Newspaper Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$52,261 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Journalist Newspaper is $52,261 a year and $25 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for a Journalist Newspaper is between $37,588 and $64,384. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Researches, documents, writes, refines, and presents accurate and unbiased news stories for national, regional, and local newspapers or magazines, including politics, sports, arts and culture, science, business, entertainment, and human interest news stories.
  • Seeks out and investigates stories through contacts, press releases, and other media.
  • Interviews people in a range of different circumstances.
  • Establishes and maintains contacts and sources to maintain a flow of news, such as police and emergency services, local council, community groups, health trusts, press officers from a variety of organizations, and the general public for use in current and future stories.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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