How much does an investigative reporter make?
Investigative Reporters in the US make on average $70,698 annually or $33.99 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $141,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $35,000 per year. Most Investigative Reporter jobs are in Media companies and Hospitality companies. Some of the states with the best Investigative Reporter salaries are North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Vermont, and Maine. Most Investigative Reporters spend 3.1 years in the position.