Journalist Salaries in Australia

Salary estimated from 36 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: 15 May 2019
Average salary
$70,894 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 $70,894 per year in Australia. Salary estimates are based on 36 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
$79,974 per year
$80,000 per year
$76,500 per year
$67,940 per year
$65,000 per year
$60,000 per year
$59,793 per year
$59,628 per year
$30.00 per hour
$200 per hour
Journalist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$59,793 per year
$79,514 per year
$62,857 per year
$74,599 per year
$62,737 per year

Journalist job openings

SBS News Casual Journalists
SBS
Sydney NSW
Crikey Journalist
Private Media
Melbourne VIC
Journalist
AEU Victoria
Melbourne VIC
Journalist
ACS - Information Age
Sydney NSW
Correspondent (Network & World Service) - Sydney
BBC
Sydney NSW
Staff Writer - 6 month fixed-term contract
Junkee Media
Surry Hills NSW
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