Journalist Salaries in India

Updated 27 Jun 2022
₹29,857 /mo
Average Base Pay

128 salaries

₹15T

Low

₹30T

Average

₹79T

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average₹25,577Range₹4,342 - ₹3,61,591

How much does a Journalist make? The national average salary for a Journalist is ₹29,857 in India. Filter by location to see Journalist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 128 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Journalist employees.

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₹1,47,349

per year

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Journalism

₹19,658

per year

News Reporter

₹19,210

per year

Journalist/Reporter

₹20,476

per year

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The Times of India
4.0

The Times of India

Journalist

₹4,71,599

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹12L
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₹3L

₹12L

₹2,57,978 - ₹12,00,000 Range

Inc42
3.8

Inc42

Journalist

₹5,69,658

 /yr
Range: ₹4L - ₹7L

₹4L

₹7L

₹3,88,832 - ₹7,25,819 Range

The Logical Indian

Journalist - Monthly

₹20,000

 /mo
Range: ₹13T - ₹26T

₹13T

₹26T

₹12,959 - ₹25,576 Range

AMBCrypto
4.3

AMBCrypto

Journalist - Monthly

₹33,333

 /mo
Range: ₹23T - ₹43T

₹23T

₹43T

₹23,361 - ₹43,122 Range

Thomson Reuters
3.7

Thomson Reuters

Journalist - Monthly

₹46,765

 /mo
Range: ₹34T - ₹68T

₹34T

₹68T

₹33,591 - ₹68,202 Range

Network 18
3.6

Network 18

Journalist

₹8,30,770

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹10L

₹3L

₹10L

₹3,40,433 - ₹10,05,391 Range

The New Indian Express
3.7

The New Indian Express

Journalist - Monthly

₹39,433

 /mo
Range: ₹27T - ₹47T

₹27T

₹47T

₹27,166 - ₹47,160 Range

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India Today
3.5

India Today

Journalist - Monthly

₹38,292

 /mo
Range: ₹9T - ₹71T

₹9T

₹71T

₹8,682 - ₹71,438 Range

3.5

ThePrint

Journalist - Monthly

₹45,869

 /mo
Range: ₹26T - ₹62T

₹26T

₹62T

₹26,156 - ₹61,613 Range

Bennett Coleman and Co. Ltd. (Times Group)
3.8

Bennett Coleman and Co. Ltd. (Times Group)

Journalist - Monthly

₹25,808

 /mo
Range: ₹25T - ₹32T

₹25T

₹32T

₹25,016 - ₹32,017 Range

HT Media
3.6

HT Media

Journalist

₹6,00,000

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹7L

₹3L

₹7L

₹3,34,394 - ₹7,47,061 Range

NDTV
3.5

NDTV

Journalist - Monthly

₹25,347

 /mo
Range: ₹17T - ₹45T

₹17T

₹45T

₹17,022 - ₹44,779 Range

TV Today Network
4.3

TV Today Network

Journalist - Monthly

₹25,000

 /mo
Range: ₹24T - ₹76T

₹24T

₹76T

₹23,762 - ₹75,731 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Journalist - Monthly
About 

₹15T -₹31T

₹15T

₹31T

₹15,459 - ₹31,301 Range

Times Internet
4.2

Times Internet

Journalist
About 

₹4L -₹5L

₹4L

₹5L

₹3,87,451 - ₹4,92,915 Range

The Times of India
4.0

The Times of India

Journalist - Contractor
About 

₹4L -₹9L

₹4L

₹9L

₹4,19,051 - ₹8,67,729 Range

The Hindu
3.9

The Hindu

Journalist
About 

₹4L -₹13L

₹4L

₹13L

₹3,94,487 - ₹13,46,374 Range

BBC
3.8

BBC

Journalist - Monthly
About 

₹65T -₹71T

₹65T

₹71T

₹64,737 - ₹70,678 Range

ETV Network
3.6

ETV Network

Journalist - Monthly
About 

₹18T -₹24T

₹18T

₹24T

₹18,390 - ₹23,906 Range

Republic TV
2.8

Republic TV

Journalist - Monthly
About 

₹31T -₹45T

₹31T

₹45T

₹30,908 - ₹44,571 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Journalist salaries

The national average salary for a Journalist is ₹29,857 per month in India. Filter by location to see a Journalist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 128 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Journalist employees.

The highest salary for a Journalist in India is ₹79,297 per month.

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