Reporters and Correspondents
- Report news stories for publication or broadcast, describing the background and details of events.
- Arrange interviews with people who can provide information about a story.
- Gather information about events through research, interviews, experience, or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social, or other functions.
- Investigate breaking news developments, such as disasters, crimes, or human-interest stories.
- Receive assignments or evaluate leads or tips to develop story ideas.
- Discuss issues with editors to establish priorities or positions.
- Check reference materials, such as books, news files, or public records, to obtain relevant facts.
- Revise work to meet editorial approval or to fit time or space requirements.
- Develop ideas or material for columns or commentaries by analyzing and interpreting news, current issues, or personal experiences.
The data sources for the information displayed here include: O*NET™; US Department of Labor (BLS); Virginia Workforce Connection.
Projections Quick View:
National: - 8.5%
Four: Considerable Preparation Needed
Moderately High ($36,000 - $49,999)