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Journalist Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$81,545 (USD)

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Last updated: February 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Journalist is $81,545 a year and $39 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Journalist is between $57,489 and $101,125. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Journalist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Broadcasts news received from various sources.
  • Studies and analyzes news items of local, national, and international significance to determine selection or is assigned news items for broadcast by editorial staff.
Journalist Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Broadcast News Analysts

Job family population: 5,700

Estimated population of Journalist jobs: 1,522

Rate of error: 8.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Journalist Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Multimedia Reporter / Producer
Jan 30
Lincoln, NE, USA
NET - Nebraska's PBS and NPR Stations
Strong journalism credentials will aid in producing both short and long-form news content. We're looking for someone who can go in-depth on a variety of topics and produce creative and compelling ...
Product Marketing Assistant - Entry Level Public Relations
Dec 15
Boys Town, NE, USA
Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, Advertising or Journalism * Minimum (0) zero to (5) five years of relevant experience in marketing management with proven success, however we offer ...
Senior Front-End Developer
Jan 29
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Business, Communications, Journalism (equivalent education/experience considered) • One year of experience in managing front-end ...
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