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Fast Facts for Reporters in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Abilene, Brownsville and Beaumont
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Houston, McAllen and Fort Worth
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Dallas, Houston and Austin

Salaries for Reporters in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Dallas, Houston and Austin

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Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Reporters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Reporters relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Austin-Round Rock190 $49,790
Abilene40 $36,440
AmarilloN/A N/A
Beaumont-Port Arthur70 $30,850
Corpus Christi40 $43,730
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington410 $41,460
El PasoN/A N/A
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land390 $47,720
San Antonio-New Braunfels170 $38,550
LongviewN/A N/A
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission70 $36,560

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