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Data Journalist

Data Journalist Salary

$20,000 - $35,499
33% of jobs
$37,500 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$35,500 - $50,999
25% of jobs
$51,000 - $66,499
12% of jobs
$66,500 - $81,999
5% of jobs
$82,000 - $97,499
5% of jobs
The average salary is $107,754 a year
$97,500 - $112,999
4% of jobs
$113,000 - $128,499
2% of jobs
$128,500 - $143,999
2% of jobs
$144,000 - $159,499
1% of jobs
$159,500 - $174,999
1% of jobs
$175,000 - $190,500
3% of jobs

National Average

$20,000 $107,754/year $190,500
Data Journalist Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$107,754
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$109,233

As of Sep 17, 2020, the average annual pay for a Data Journalist in the United States is $107,754 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $190,500 and as low as $20,000, the majority of Data Journalist salaries currently range between $37,500 (25th percentile) to $191,500 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Data Journalist varies greatly (as much as $154,000), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Data Journalist job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Data Journalist in your area are making on average $109,233 per year or $1,479 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $107,754. Virginia ranks number 16 out of 50 states nationwide for Data Journalist salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Data Journalist jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Average Data Journalist Salary Across the U.S.

Salary Range (Percentile)
  25th Average 75th
Annual Salary $37,500 $107,754 $191,500
Monthly Salary $3,125 $8,980 $15,958
Weekly Salary $721 $2,072 $3,683
Hourly Salary $18 $52 $92

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