The exact number will depend on where you’re working, your education, skill-set and internship experience. But we can give you a general idea.
Your first payment would be your stipend, which may be a small sum of INR 60,000 to INR 1,20,000 per annum. The average salary of a journalist in India ranges from INR 2,00,000 to INR 9,00,000 per annum, or even more, depending on experience.
As a freelance journalist, you could also get paid per article.