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Aging Media - Chicago, IL
As a reporter, you will monitor the beat, cultivate relationships with stakeholders, hunt down important stories, and collaborate with your team....
2 days ago
Audacy, Inc. - Chicago, IL
Overview WBBM-AM News Radio is looking for a dynamic and talented professionsl to work as a traffic reporter/editor for Traffic Team....
3 days ago
Nexstar - Chicago, IL
WGN-TV is looking for a full-time reporter with the right combination of news judgment, personality, energy, and experience....
4 days ago
Gannett Co. Inc. - Ohio, IL
Produces watchdog journalism that leads to change. Works with the editor to shape storytelling to meet audience needs and interests on every platform....
4 days ago
Gannett Co. Inc. - Tennessee, IL
The ideal candidate will tailor storytelling to social, video and digital platforms....
10 days ago
Viacom CBS - Chicago, IL
Will contribute to social media strategies and multimedia journalism. ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet....
11 days ago
Gannett Co, Inc. - Springfield, IL
Requirements: Bachelor's or masters in communications, journalism or an equivalent combination of education and experience. At least five years of professional journalism experience....
17 days ago
Wxia/Watl 11Alive - Chicago, IL
Recommended Skills Communication Journalism Lighting Mass Communication Non Linear Editing Systems Photojournalism Apply to this job. Think you're the perfect candidate?...
18 days ago
Gray Television - Quincy, IL
About Gray Television: Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television...
18 days ago
Gannett Co, Inc. - Rockford, IL
The successful candidate will be committed to high-quality journalism and multimedia storytelling, someone who can easily create multiple photo packages a day, capturing moments of all kinds from high...
19 days ago
Gannett Co. Inc. - Ohio, IL
Produces watchdog journalism that leads to change. Works with the editor to shape storytelling to meet audience needs and interests on every platform....
20 days ago
Gannett Co. Inc. - Ohio, IL
A passion for empathetic, compassionate storytelling, and the ability to report on difficult, often traumatic, and emotional topics....
23 days ago
Gannett Co. Inc. - Tennessee, IL
Typical Job Duties Creates storytelling that accurately informs, entertains and engages our audience....
25 days ago
Lee Enterprises - Mattoon, IL
The right candidate will have reporting experience, a deep sense of urgency and an eye for compelling journalism....
28 days ago
Shaw Media - Northwest Herald - Crystal Lake, IL
Requirements: A college degree in journalism or a related field One-year professional reporting experience or solid internship experience Solid knowledge of AP Style and grammar Must have and maintain...
29 days ago

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Veeam Reporter 4.0

Veeam Reporter is a powerful tool that provides visibility into an entire virtual infrastructure, documenting changes, creating reports and dashboards and more. This course will get you up and...

Emergency Media Training: How to Face a Reporter
Do you know that the scariest thing for most people in a media interview is a camera? You will be taught the best practices to stay confident and use a teleprompter to read your messages during an...

Mobile Video Journalism: Video Editing for Mobile Reporters
Mobile Video Journalism Course - Android and iPhone video production workflows.UPDATED: February 2021New module added - How to produce a reporter-led news package for a broadcast TV.Learn to...

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Salary for Reporter Jobs in Illinois

This is the average annual salary for Reporter jobs in Illinois as reported by the BLS.


Highest Education Level

Reporters in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (65.9%)
  • Master's Degree (15.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (5.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (2.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.0%)
  • Some College (1.3%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Reporters in Illinois
  • 1-2 years (31.8%)
  • 2-4 years (27.3%)
  • Less than 1 year (22.7%)
  • 4-6 years (13.6%)
  • 10+ years (4.5%)

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