Year News analysts, reporters,
and journalists
Editors Television, Video, and Film Camera Operators and Editors
2012 $41,350 $50,047 $33,896
2013 $39,634 $58,176 $38,409
2014 $41,371 $52,031 $44,687
2015 $40,469 $62,211 $46,664
2016 $39,587 $56,490 $38,487
2017 $40,042 $74,899
2018 $42,955 $76,735
2019 $45,167 $72,565
2020 $49,460 $79,280

Note: The OEWS survey is designed to produce estimates by combining data collected over a three-year period. Median annual wage is adjusted for inflation. Data unavailable for television, video, and film camera operators and editors for 2017-2020.
Source: Pew Research Center analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics.