Journalist Salaries in India

Updated 30 Sept 2022
₹30,351 /mo
Average Base Pay

146 salaries

₹15T

Low

₹30T

Average

₹75T

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average₹26,300Range₹4,464 - ₹3,71,819

How much does a Journalist make? The national average salary for a Journalist is ₹30,351 in India. Filter by location to see Journalist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 146 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Journalist employees.

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Broadcast Journalist

₹1,51,107

per year

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Journalism

₹20,214

per year

News Reporter

₹19,754

per year

Journalist/Reporter

₹21,320

per year

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The Times of India
3.9

The Times of India

Journalist

₹5,42,470

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹12L
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₹3L

₹12L

₹2,65,276 - ₹12,00,000 Range

The Logical Indian

Journalist - Monthly

₹22,509

 /mo
Range: ₹13T - ₹26T

₹13T

₹26T

₹13,325 - ₹26,299 Range

AMBCrypto
4.3

AMBCrypto

Journalist - Monthly

₹32,667

 /mo
Range: ₹24T - ₹44T

₹24T

₹44T

₹24,022 - ₹44,341 Range

The New Indian Express
3.3

The New Indian Express

Journalist - Monthly

₹39,019

 /mo
Range: ₹25T - ₹48T

₹25T

₹48T

₹25,000 - ₹48,494 Range

Inc42
3.5

Inc42

Journalist

₹5,85,772

 /yr
Range: ₹4L - ₹7L

₹4L

₹7L

₹3,99,831 - ₹7,46,352 Range

Thomson Reuters
3.7

Thomson Reuters

Journalist - Monthly

₹48,765

 /mo
Range: ₹35T - ₹70T

₹35T

₹70T

₹34,541 - ₹70,131 Range

Network 18
3.7

Network 18

Journalist

₹8,54,271

 /yr
Range: ₹4L - ₹10L

₹4L

₹10L

₹3,50,063 - ₹10,33,831 Range

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India Today
3.6

India Today

Journalist - Monthly

₹39,375

 /mo
Range: ₹9T - ₹73T

₹9T

₹73T

₹8,928 - ₹73,459 Range

3.9

ThePrint

Journalist - Monthly

₹47,095

 /mo
Range: ₹27T - ₹63T

₹27T

₹63T

₹26,896 - ₹63,356 Range

Bennett Coleman and Co. Ltd. (Times Group)
3.9

Bennett Coleman and Co. Ltd. (Times Group)

Journalist - Monthly

₹26,538

 /mo
Range: ₹26T - ₹33T

₹26T

₹33T

₹25,723 - ₹32,923 Range

HT Media
3.6

HT Media

Journalist

₹6,00,000

 /yr
Range: ₹4L - ₹8L

₹4L

₹8L

₹3,73,634 - ₹7,68,194 Range

NDTV
3.5

NDTV

Journalist - Monthly

₹26,064

 /mo
Range: ₹18T - ₹48T

₹18T

₹48T

₹17,503 - ₹47,957 Range

The Hindu
4.0

The Hindu

Journalist

₹5,50,000

 /yr
Range: ₹4L - ₹14L

₹4L

₹14L

₹4,20,786 - ₹13,66,170 Range

TV Today Network
4.3

TV Today Network

Journalist - Monthly

₹25,000

 /mo
Range: ₹24T - ₹78T

₹24T

₹78T

₹24,434 - ₹77,874 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Journalist - Monthly
About 

₹16T -₹32T

₹16T

₹32T

₹16,137 - ₹32,067 Range

Times Internet
4.2

Times Internet

Journalist
About 

₹4L -₹5L

₹4L

₹5L

₹3,96,979 - ₹5,04,700 Range

The Times of India
3.9

The Times of India

Journalist - Contractor
About 

₹4L -₹9L

₹4L

₹9L

₹4,30,339 - ₹8,78,862 Range

BBC
3.8

BBC

Journalist - Monthly
About 

₹67T -₹74T

₹67T

₹74T

₹67,154 - ₹73,620 Range

ETV Network
3.5

ETV Network

Journalist - Monthly
About 

₹19T -₹25T

₹19T

₹25T

₹18,985 - ₹24,984 Range

Republic TV
3.1

Republic TV

Journalist - Monthly
About 

₹31T -₹46T

₹31T

₹46T

₹31,440 - ₹45,642 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Journalist salaries

The national average salary for a Journalist is ₹30,351 per month in India. Filter by location to see a Journalist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 146 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Journalist employees.

The highest salary for a Journalist in India is ₹74,516 per month.

The lowest salary for a Journalist in India is ₹15,000 per month.

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