An Editor earns an average salary of AU$61,425 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are People Management and Technical Writing.

AU$42,378 - AU$100,671
(Median)
AU$42K
AU$61K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$61,424
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

AU$18.26 - AU$70.96
(Median)
AU$18
AU$30
AU$71
MEDIAN: AU$30
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$42,378 - AU$100,671  
   
Bonus
AU$5,087  
Profit Sharing
AU$1,850  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
AU$41,571 - AU$108,672  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 174
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$18.26 - AU$70.96  
   
Overtime
AU$28.50  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$5,087  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$1,850  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
AU$41,571 - AU$108,672  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 37
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Publications Editor Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for Editor

Pay by Experience Level for Editor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$62,026

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Editor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 26%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
AU$62,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

People Management
up arrow 26%


Editing
0%

National Average
AU$62,000

Journalism
up arrow 7%

writing
up arrow 15%

Proofreading
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
medical benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 90%
ADVERTISEMENT