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BBC Journalist Salaries

Updated 9 May 2021



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60 Salaries


Additional Pay Average:




£3,005 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 1 salaries

£3,005 - £3,005 Range
Stock Bonus, Profit Sharing, Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role

How much does a Journalist at BBC make?

The typical BBC Journalist salary is £36,561. Journalist salaries at BBC can range from £22,142 - £54,641. This estimate is based upon 60 BBC Journalist salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Journalist at BBC can expect to make an average total pay of £36,561 . See all Journalist salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.


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The national average salary for a Journalist is £33,381 in United Kingdom, which is 8% lower than the salary offered by BBC for this job.

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