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Film / Video Editor Salary

A Film / Video Editor earns an average salary of C$42,033 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience strongly influences pay for this job. A skill in avid is associated with high pay for this job.
C$30,601 - C$72,936
(Median)
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42K
57K
73K
MEDIAN: C$42,032
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C$12.80 - C$48.99
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MEDIAN: C$24.00
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National Salary Data

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C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Salary
C$30,601 - C$72,936  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,561  
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).
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C$30,456 - C$83,519  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 197
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$22C$44C$66
Hourly Rate
C$12.80 - C$48.99  
   
Overtime
C$22.81 - C$63.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,561  
   
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).
)
C$30,456 - C$83,519  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 99
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Film / Video Editor Reviews

What is it like working as a Film / Video Editor?
Film / Video Editor in Montreal:
"Creative."
Pros: I like that I pretty much have complete creative freedom in my work. The environment I work in is also a very laid back, relaxing place so I'm not too stressed out. I work in the adult industry so the content can stress me out sometimes because it can get very repetitive. But our adult movies are very cinematic, have story lines and pretty much play out like movies you'd need on the big screen except you see all the hardcore sex. It's a bittersweet experience for me but I still feel pretty lucky to have this job position.
Cons: I've become really desensitized to adult content and it's affected my current relationship to the point where any sexual intentions put me off or bore me so this is a pretty bad part about working in this industry and watch adult content 8 hrs, 5 times a week.

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Experience Affects Film / Video Editor Salaries



National Average
C$45,000


Skills That Affect Film / Video Editor Salaries

avid
up arrow 71%

National Average
C$45,000





Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 55% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 44%