Highest Paid Journalists of Pakistan:
Electronic media is now the fastest mode of spreading the news in very less time. We can get news very faster from TV news channels. The TV news channel is the most profitable TV channels among all. The journalist who works as the current affair show anchors or read news get highly paid by the owner of the channel. Due to these anchors ratings of the news channels come. If they will not work well the rating of the channel suffers.
Highest Paid Journalists:
Highest paid journalists of all time are:
- Kamran Khan
- Hamid Mir
- Kashif Abbasi
- Mubashir Luqman
- Shahzaeb Khanzada
- Javed Chaudhary
- Talat Hussain
- Moeed Pirzada
- Aftab Iqbal
- Iqrar ul Hassan
Kamran Khan is the most famous journalist of Pakistan. He is the president and editor in chief of the Dunya News. He started his career as the reporter in 1982. He also worked in the US newspaper “The Washington Post”. He was the part of Jung News for about 32 years. He hosted the famous show named “Aaj Kamran Khan Kay Sath”. In 2015 when the scandal of Exact Degree was started he quit Geo TV. He joined Dunya News in 2015 and now he is in Dunya news. He is now hosting his famous show named as “Dunya Kamran Khan Kay Sath”. He is at the top of the highest-paid journalist because he receives about 4.8 million per month.
Hamid Mir is a famous journalist on the international level. Hamid Mir is known for his true journalism. He is the only journalist of Pakistan who interviewed Usama Bin Laden and many other international personalities such as John Kerry, Hillary Clinton, Tony Blair, Colin Powell, Nelson Mandela and Shimon Peres. He was awarded Hilal e Imtiaz and many other journalism awards. He started his journalism career with Daily Jung as editor and reporter. He exposed many corruption scandals. He is now affiliated with Geo news. He is among the highest-paid journalists because he receives about 4.6 million per month.
Kashif Abbasi is the only news anchor who is the most respected journalist and have no scandal at all. Kashif Abbasi was born on the date 10th December 1974. He is from Lahore. He started his career by writing a new article. His article is the most read article in the history of journals. He is married to Mehar Bukhari who is the well-known journalist of Dunya News. He does not say a word of support for her wife when she was accused to involve in Media gate scandal. But he conducted a show on this scandal on ARY News. He receives about 4 million per month for hosting a famous show Off the Record on ARY News.
This list will be incomplete without the most famous investigative journalist. He was born on the date 11th January 1962. He is from Lahore. He started his career as the copywriter for the advertisement industry. He also wrote marketing scripts for many products. He was also the head of a software house who created the content for many TV channels of Pakistan. He was affiliated with many channels. He has now joined Samaa TV and currently hosting a show named as Khara Sach for which he receives about 3.5 million per month.
He is one of the most famous young journalists. He was born on the date of 20th September 1986. He started his career in 2005 in Karachi from SunBiz TV. In 2009 he joined Express-News. And he started hosting a current affair talk show To the Point. After about 3 years when Kamran Khan left the channel, he started doing that show by changing the name of the show to Aaj Shahzeb Khanzada kay Sath. For hosting this show he gets about 3.3 million per month.
He is also one of the big-name of Pakistani journalism. He started as the column writer. In 1997 he joined Jung news. His column was the most-read columns. He joined express news in 2006. And till now he is affiliated with Express-News. He hosts a show named as Kal Tak on express-news. He enjoys the package of 2.8 million per month.
He is one of the most intelligent journalists of Pakistan. He is from Chakwal. He is now affiliated with Geo news and hosts the show named as Naya Pakistan. He also worked with Aaj, PTV News and Dawn News. He is also a famous column writer. He receives about 2 million per month from Geo News for hosting the show.
Iqrar ul Hassan:
He is the most famous journalist and TV show anchor. He is the host of a most popular TV show named as SAR e Aam. He was born on the date of 29th May 1984. He belongs from Lahore. He started working with ARY from 2006. He was the newsreader at first. Then after some years, he started this program named as Sae e Aam. In this program, he exposes the bad rule of law and problems of the society. This program raised the rating of ARY. ARY pays him about 1.2 million per month for this dangerous show.