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Nexstar - Champaign, IL
Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience Fluency in English Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad...
1 day ago
Viacom - Chicago, IL
Looking for energetic, aggressive, visual show producer/writer to bring creative, fresh ideas to a newscast....
4 days ago
Tribune Media - Chicago, IL
or producer of television news broadcasts College degree in Journalism or Mass Communications, or related experience Must have strong writing skills and news judgment Must be able to work well under...
8 days ago
Wrex - Rockford, IL
The ideal candidate will have a full understanding of how to effectively use these kinds of digital media. We also need a leader in both the newsroom and the community....
19 days ago
Sinclair Broadcast Group - Springfield, IL
to work well independently Must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record Requirements and Qualifications: A minimum of 1 year reporting experience is required College degree in Journalism...
23 days ago
Nexstar Media Group - Rockford, IL
for the web and other eMedia platforms * Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites * Performs special projects and other duties as assigned * Requirements & Skills: * Bachelor's degree in Broadcast...
30+ days ago
Nexstar - Rockford, IL
Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience Fluency in English Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad...
30+ days ago
Wrex - Rockford, IL
The ideal candidate will have a full understanding of how to effectively use these kinds of digital media. We also need a leader in both the newsroom and the community....
30+ days ago
Nexstar - Chicago, IL
or producer of television news broadcasts College degree in Journalism or Mass Communications, or related experience Must have strong writing skills and news judgment Must be able to work well under...
60+ days ago
Saggezza Inc - Chicago, IL
What Youll Definitely Need: A Bachelor's degree with significant coursework completed in Journalism, English, or related fields in the humanities and social sciences. 1+ years of experience writing...
60+ days ago
Nexstar - Rock Island, IL
Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience Fluency in English Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad...
60+ days ago
Nexstar - Rock Island, IL
We're looking for a writer with a voice: someone who can cut through the clutter and noise....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Writer Jobs in Illinois

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

$65,404

Highest Education Level

Writers in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (69.5%)
  • Master's Degree (15.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (5.1%)
  • High School or GED (4.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (2.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.5%)
  • Some College (1.1%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Writers 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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