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Newswriter Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$41,934 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$851

Average Bonus

Last updated: April 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Newswriter is $41,934 a year and $20 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Newswriter is between $31,056 and $51,022. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Newswriter. 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

Description:
  • Writes news stories for publication or broadcast from written or recorded notes supplied by reporting staff, using computer or typewriter: reviews and evaluates written or recorded notes obtained from reporting staff to isolate pertinent facts and details.
  • Verifies accuracy of questionable facts and obtains supplemental material and additional details from files, reference libraries, and interviews with knowledgeable sources.
  • Organizes material and writes story conforming to specified length, style, and format requirements.
  • May discuss story length and format with editor, city or with producer and film or videotape editor.
  • May write news stories in foreign language.
Newswriter Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Reporters and Correspondents

Job family population: 38,790

Estimated population of Newswriter jobs: 651

Rate of error: 2.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$48,613
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Skills

Newswriter Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

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