Journalist Salaries in Australia

Salary estimated from 61 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: 11 July 2018
Average salary
$71,489 per year
  • Most Reported
$34,000
$129,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Journalist make in Australia?

The average salary for a Journalist is $71,489 per year in Australia. Salary estimates are based on 61 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
$81,689 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
$44,725 per year
$30.00 per hour
Journalist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$75,365 per year
$59,793 per year
$70,734 per year

Journalist job openings

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Melbourne VIC
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Fairfax Media
Orange NSW
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Fairfax Media
Tamworth NSW
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Jacobs
Melbourne VIC
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)
Sydney NSW
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