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Journalist Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 42,280 Journalists in the United States. The Journalist job market is expected to grow by 10.3% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in California, New York, and Florida, and as a percentage of the population District of Columbia and South Dakota have the most Journalists representing 3.288 in 1000 and 0.729 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

There are several types of Journalist. Consider learning more about: News Reporter Jobs, Correspondent Jobs, Photojournalist Jobs, Music Critic Jobs.

How to Become a Journalist

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  2. Get the Education

    A bachelors degree is required to be a Journalist. A journalism degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Asnuntuck Community College | Enfield, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • Lincoln College of New England-Southington | Southington, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
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Journalist Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
Video Journalist (Reporter) Cn2 Time Warner Cable Job Details
Data Journalist Timeline San Francisco, CA, USA Job Details
Ozy.Com: Data Vizualization Journalist Ozy.com Mountain View, CA, USA Job Details
Reporter / Multimedia Journalist - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity Meredith - Entertainment and Media Industry Greenville, SC, USA Job Details
Multi-Media Journalist - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity Tribune Company - Entertainment and Media Industry Moline, IL, USA Job Details
Multimedia Journalist NBCUniversal, Inc. All Cities, CO, USA Job Details
Production Manager/Journalist - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity Dow Jones - Entertainment and Media Industry New York, NY, USA Job Details
Multimedia Journalist (Experienced) - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity Sinclair Broadcast Group - Entertainment and Media Industry Portland, ME, USA Job Details
Multimedia Journalist Cablevision BROOKLYN, NY, USA Job Details
Multi-Media Journalist - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity Tribune Company - Entertainment and Media Industry Salt Lake City, UT, USA Job Details
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Demand for Journalists

The Journalist industry is concentrated in California, New York and Florida.

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Journalist Jobs by State

How to Become a Journalist

Interested in becoming a journalist? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good journalist? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A bachelors degree is required to be a Journalist. A journalism degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Asnuntuck Community College | Enfield, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • Lincoln College of New England-Southington | Southington, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.