NUJ Rate for the Job: recent rates for
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Uploaded: 15 September 2017

These rates have been reported by members of the National Union of Journalists and others, and printed in the Freelance, newsletter of London Freelance Branch. Read the disclaimer and see the key to exactly what the entries mean.

Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Basic fee Extras
Federation of Entertainment Unions (FEU) teaching day £350 for 1st lesson, 400 thereafter, plus exes _TU 2016 GBP 400
Private client social media, publisher advice, training, per hour 2016 GBP 36
Large media group Preparing and delivering one-day customised training course on specialist journalism skills at its offices, travel expenses paid 2016 GBP 600
University in UK Two-hour group activity £60/day subsistence + £250 max travel expenses 2015 GBP 250
A writers' association day teaching 2015 GBP 450 O
Music journalism degree course 2-hour seminar, exes paid 2014 GBP 150
Sunderland university undergraduate course undergrad PR or media student seminars from £43 to £47 per hour depending on length of service, 1hr prep to 1hr contact 2013 GBP 47 GR
Unnamed educational institution journalism teaching - 3 contact hrs 2013 GBP 200
Frontline Club training day (one trainer) 2013 GBP 400 O
Frontline Club training day: two trainers, fee each 2013 GBP 250
International Federation of Journalists Training workshop (day?) _TU 2012 EUR 400
Frontline Club Journalism training (day?) 2012 GBP 400

The above are recent rates as of 15 September 2017.

Key to the rates, by column:
1 Publication / Programme, any details of work and licence
2 Owner at the time the rate was reported, where knownGroup
3 The year in which the rate was reportedYear
4 Currency: either GBP or EURcurrency
5 Amount paid for basic licence - e.g. first use in print: Basic fee
6 Paid for extra licences - web use, database resale... (no data pre Jun 2000) ...Extras
7 "Going Rate" according to experienced NUJ members - do try to better it: ......GR
or Minimum rate set out in NUJ House Agreement (more will be made soon): ......HA
8 Underpaid, in the fallible opinion of the Freelance editor:GBP500X
or Just sometimes we're pleasantly surprised:EUR1500300O

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Words, per 1000 News Local Mag online Book PR Other
Words, other News Local Mag online Book PR Other
Photography News Local Mag online Book PR Other
Broadcasting News Local Other including podcasting
Shifts News Local Mag online Book PR Other
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Recently reported rates all from the past few months