This article appeared in print as part of “Still Reading: Vicki Russell’s Post-Tribune Life

 

Broadcast


 

28.6% of news directors at TV stations in the top 25 markets are women

26.7% of news directors at radio stations in markets with more than 1 million listeners are women
Source: Radio Television Digital News Association 2014 Annual Survey

 

Newspapers


Seven female top editors at the 25 biggest U.S. dailies in 2004

Three female top editors at the 25 biggest U.S. dailies in 2014
Source: Nieman Reports

 

61.9% — Male reporters/writers
38.1% — Female reporters/writers

58.4% — Male copy/layout editors
41.6% — Female copy/layout editors
Source: 2015 Women’s Media Center study

 

Income


$53,600: median income for male journalists in 2012

$44,342: median income for female journalists in 2012
Source: Indiana University study

 

 

Recent News

Press Release: Columbia Marketing Group: A New Advertising Agency for Mid-Missouri

For more information, contact: Fran Patrick, Director of Account Services fran@columbiamarketinggroup.com   Business Times Interactive, formerly the digital marketing division of The Business Times...

On the Merits of Roundabouts

  I grew up in Orange, California, a city that decided to forgo the traditional town square in favor of a circle. The Orange...

At Missouri Tech Challenge, Entrepreneurs Step into the “Shark Tank”

  Four Columbia startups took the stage at The Blue Note on Wednesday night, stepping into Columbia’s very own entrepreneurial “Shark Tank.” The businesses...

Sponsored Content: Your Home Changes. So Should Your Insurance.

We all know the big risks to your home stay mostly the same through spring, summer, and fall: high winds, tornadoes, and water damage...

GrassRoots Entrepreneurs and Telling Hard Truths

  This story appeared in print as part of “Cashing In: AdSwapper Monetizes Online Advertising for Consumers.”   Quinten Messbarger knows a kindred spirit...