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How much does a Sports Writer make in South Dakota?

Average Sports Writer Hourly Wage in South Dakota

Sports Writers earn a median hourly wage of $11.81. Hourly wages typically start from $9.44 and go up to $16.88.

Average Sports Writer Yearly Salary in South Dakota

Sports Writers earn a median salary of $24,560 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,640 and go up to $35,100.

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How to Become a Sports Writer

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wilmington University | New Castle, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
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Sports Writer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sports Writer Earnings

The highest earning Sports Writers in South Dakota earn:

$16.88
an hour
$35,100
per year
Senior Sports Writer Earnings

Senior Sports Writers in South Dakota earn:

$14.24
an hour
$29,630
per year
Experienced Sports Writer Earnings

Experienced Sports Writers in South Dakota earn:

$11.81
an hour
$24,560
per year
Junior Sports Writer Earnings

Junior Sports Writers in South Dakota earn:

$10.38
an hour
$21,580
per year
Starting Sports Writer Earnings

Starting Sports Writers in South Dakota earn:

$9.44
an hour
$19,640
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sports Writer salary comparison

Sports Writers earn less than 100% percent of Journalism & Writing careers in South Dakota. Sports Writer salaries are in the bottom 95% of all careers in South Dakota.

Sports Writer Salary $24k

Historical salary for Sports Writers in South Dakota

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

How to Become a Sports Writer

Interested in becoming a Sports Writer? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wilmington University | New Castle, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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