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What is the average salary for Correspondents in the United States?

Correspondents earn an average hourly wage of $21.33. Hourly wages typically start from $9.96 and go up to $37.19. Correspondents earn an average salary of $44,360 per year. Salaries typically start from $20,710 and go up to $77,360.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Correspondents in the United States earn:

$37.19 an hour $77,360 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Correspondents in the United States earn:

$25.61 an hour $53,270 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Correspondents in the United States earn:

$17.11 an hour $35,600 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Correspondents in the United States earn:

$12.74 an hour $26,500 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Correspondents in the United States earn:

$9.96 an hour $20,710 per year

Historical salary for Correspondents in the United States

Correspondent salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Correspondent Salary in District of Columbia $34.89 $72,580 # 1
Correspondent Salary in Hawaii $26.91 $55,980 # 2
Correspondent Salary in Rhode Island $26.89 $55,920 # 3
Correspondent Salary in New York $26.36 $54,820 # 4
Correspondent Salary in Georgia $25.85 $53,770 # 5
Correspondent Salary in Louisiana $24.81 $51,610 # 6
Correspondent Salary in Massachusetts $24.13 $50,190 # 7
Correspondent Salary in California $23.64 $49,170 # 8
Correspondent Salary in Nevada $22.63 $47,060 # 9
Correspondent Salary in New Hampshire $22.44 $46,670 # 10
Correspondent Salary in Arizona $21.77 $45,270 # 11
Correspondent Salary in Alaska $21.60 $44,930 # 12
Correspondent Salary in Florida $21.56 $44,840 # 13
Correspondent Salary in Colorado $21.33 $44,370 # 14
Correspondent Salary in New Jersey $21.16 $44,020 # 15
Correspondent Salary in Utah $21.12 $43,940 # 16
Correspondent Salary in Washington $20.80 $43,260 # 17
Correspondent Salary in Illinois $20.69 $43,030 # 18
Correspondent Salary in Maryland $20.57 $42,790 # 19
Correspondent Salary in Indiana $20.20 $42,030 # 20
Correspondent Salary in North Carolina $20.07 $41,750 # 21
Correspondent Salary in Vermont $19.53 $40,620 # 22
Correspondent Salary in Texas $19.41 $40,370 # 23
Correspondent Salary in Michigan $19.36 $40,270 # 24
Correspondent Salary in Oregon $18.69 $38,870 # 25
Correspondent Salary in South Carolina $18.65 $38,790 # 26
Correspondent Salary in Minnesota $18.58 $38,650 # 27
Correspondent Salary in New Mexico $18.52 $38,520 # 28
Correspondent Salary in Kentucky $18.33 $38,120 # 29
Correspondent Salary in Wisconsin $18.26 $37,990 # 30
Correspondent Salary in Ohio $18.19 $37,830 # 31
Correspondent Salary in Connecticut $18.19 $37,830 # 32
Correspondent Salary in Kansas $17.75 $36,920 # 33
Correspondent Salary in Pennsylvania $17.73 $36,880 # 34
Correspondent Salary in Maine $17.66 $36,730 # 35
Correspondent Salary in Idaho $17.43 $36,260 # 36
Correspondent Salary in North Dakota $17.44 $36,260 # 37
Correspondent Salary in Missouri $16.86 $35,070 # 38
Correspondent Salary in Tennessee $16.64 $34,600 # 39
Correspondent Salary in Mississippi $16.58 $34,480 # 40
Correspondent Salary in Oklahoma $16.24 $33,780 # 41
Correspondent Salary in Alabama $16.24 $33,770 # 42
Correspondent Salary in Arkansas $14.84 $30,860 # 43
Correspondent Salary in Iowa $14.64 $30,440 # 44
Correspondent Salary in West Virginia $14.31 $29,770 # 45
Correspondent Salary in Montana $14.31 $29,770 # 46
Correspondent Salary in Wyoming $14.17 $29,460 # 47
Correspondent Salary in South Dakota $13.48 $28,040 # 48
Correspondent Salary in Nebraska $13.43 $27,940 # 49
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics