Career Menu

38 Sports Writer Salaries

Sports Writers earn $33,000 annually on average, or $16 per hour, which is 64% less than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Sports Writers work for Santa Barbara News-Press at $81,000 annually while the lowest paid Sports Writers work for Kansas State University earning approximately $14,000 each year.

Submit a Salary
Advertisement

$60K Overtime's Average Sports Writer Salary (1 salaries)

+$27K (58%) more than national average Sports Writer salary ($33K)
+$20K (40%) more than average Overtime salary ($40K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
Equal to average Overtime Sports Writer salary ($60K)
"Great salary for what you love to do"

$37K NJN Publishing's Average Sports Writer Salary (3 salaries)

+$4K (11%) more than national average Sports Writer salary ($33K)
-$4K (10%) less than average NJN Publishing salary ($41K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
+$4K (10%) more than average NJN Publishing Sports Writer salary ($37K)
-$2K (5%) less than average NJN Publishing Sports Writer salary ($37K)
-$2K (5%) less than average NJN Publishing Sports Writer salary ($37K)

$81K Santa Barbara News-Press' Average Sports Writer Salary (2 salaries)

+$48K (84%) more than national average Sports Writer salary ($33K)
+$15K (20%) more than average Santa Barbara News-Press salary ($66K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
Equal to average Santa Barbara News-Press Sports Writer salary ($81K)
Equal to average Santa Barbara News-Press Sports Writer salary ($81K)

$41K Associated Press' Average Sports Writer Salary (2 salaries)

+$8K (21%) more than national average Sports Writer salary ($33K)
-$20K (39%) less than average Associated Press salary ($61K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
Equal to average Associated Press Sports Writer salary ($41K)
-$1K (2%) less than average Associated Press Sports Writer salary ($41K)

$32K The Press-Enterprise's Average Sports Writer Salary (2 salaries)

-$1K (3%) less than national average Sports Writer salary ($33K)
-$9K (24%) less than average The Press-Enterprise salary ($41K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
Equal to average The Press-Enterprise Sports Writer salary ($32K)
Equal to average The Press-Enterprise Sports Writer salary ($32K)

$27K Press-Telegram's Average Sports Writer Salary (2 salaries)

-$6K (20%) less than national average Sports Writer salary ($33K)
-$24K (61%) less than average Press-Telegram salary ($51K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
+$7K (22%) more than average Press-Telegram Sports Writer salary ($27K)
-$7K (29%) less than average Press-Telegram Sports Writer salary ($27K)

$14K Kansas State University's Average Sports Writer Salary (2 salaries)

-$19K (80%) less than national average Sports Writer salary ($33K)
-$16K (72%) less than average Kansas State University salary ($30K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
+$2K (13%) more than average Kansas State University Sports Writer salary ($14K)
-$2K (15%) less than average Kansas State University Sports Writer salary ($14K)

$65K St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Average Sports Writer Salary (1 salaries)

+$32K (65%) more than national average Sports Writer salary ($33K)
+$15K (26%) more than average St. Louis Post-Dispatch salary ($50K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
Equal to average St. Louis Post-Dispatch Sports Writer salary ($65K)

$61K The San Diego Union-Tribune's Average Sports Writer Salary (1 salaries)

+$28K (59%) more than national average Sports Writer salary ($33K)
+$6K (10%) more than average The San Diego Union-Tribune salary ($55K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
Equal to average The San Diego Union-Tribune Sports Writer salary ($61K)

$61K The Times-Picayune's Average Sports Writer Salary (1 salaries)

+$28K (59%) more than national average Sports Writer salary ($33K)
+$31K (68%) more than average The Times-Picayune salary ($30K)
$50K
$100K
$150K
Equal to average The Times-Picayune Sports Writer salary ($61K)
Advertisement
You can cancel email alerts at any time.
Got it! Your job alert was created
Jobs You Might Like
Advertisement
We noticed that your web browser is outdated!

Update your browser to have a more positive job search experience.

Upgrade My Browser

×