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Reporters and Correspondents

Report and write stories for news outlets.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Below the statewide median
$18.64 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Shrinking
Growth rate:  -6.1%    Read more about outlook

Education:

Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Gather information for news stories.
  • Interview others for news or entertainment purposes.
  • Inform viewers, listeners, or audiences.
  • Report news to the public.
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Job Title Examples:

News Anchor
News Director
Reporter

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