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What is the average salary for News Reporters in Mississippi?

News Reporters earn an average hourly wage of $12.76. Hourly wages typically start from $7.83 and go up to $22.05. News Reporters earn an average salary of $26,530 per year. Salaries typically start from $16,290 and go up to $45,870.

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 News Reporters in Mississippi earn:

$22.05 an hour $45,870 per year
Senior

The top 25% of News Reporters in Mississippi earn:

$14.67 an hour $30,520 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of News Reporters in Mississippi earn:

$9.53 an hour $19,820 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of News Reporters in Mississippi earn:

$8.44 an hour $17,550 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of News Reporters in Mississippi earn:

$7.83 an hour $16,290 per year

Historical salary for News Reporters in Mississippi

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics