Journalist Salaries in Australia

Salary estimated from 42 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: 15 March 2019
Average salary
$73,708 per year
  • Most Reported
$34,000
$145,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Journalist make in Australia?

The average salary for a Journalist is $73,708 per year in Australia. Salary estimates are based on 42 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Journalist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Journalist is less than 1 year.
Journalist salaries by company in Australia
CompanyAverage salary
$81,393 per year
$59,628 per year
$80,000 per year
$76,398 per year
$67,940 per year
$65,000 per year
$60,000 per year
$59,793 per year
$30.00 per hour
$200 per hour
Journalist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$59,793 per year
$75,330 per year
$72,961 per year

Journalist job openings

Researcher, Media Watch
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)
Sydney NSW
Social and Engagement Producer - Melbourne
Network Ten
Melbourne VIC
Social and Engagement Producer - Perth
Network Ten
Perth WA
Social and Engagement Producer - Sydney
Network Ten
Sydney NSW
Social and Engagement Producer - Brisbane
Network Ten
Brisbane QLD
Crikey Journalist
Private Media
Melbourne VIC
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