Skip to Main Content

Online Journalists


There are no official salary figures currently available for online journalists. However, as with other Web-related jobs, some online journalists may make slightly higher salaries than their counterparts in traditional journalism, but most earn less. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the median yearly income of traditional reporters was $46,270 in May 2019. The lowest paid 10 percent earned less than $24,520; the highest paid 10 percent earned more than $117,170.

Join Vault Gold to unlock this premium content

Earnings - Outlook - Resources & Associations and more

Are you a student? You may have FREE access.

Vault partners with thousands of colleges, universities and academic institutions to provide students with FREE access to our premium content. To determine if your school is a partner, please enter your school email address below.

Related Professions