Assistant Editor Salary

An Assistant Editor earns an average salary of £21,552 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Journalism and Technical Writing. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

£15,431 - £30,927
(Median)
£15K
£22K
£31K
MEDIAN: £21,552
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£6.54 - £17.88
(Median)
£6
£13
£18
MEDIAN: £12.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£11K£22K£33K
Salary
£15,431 - £30,927  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,164  
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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£15,460 - £31,532  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 244
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£10£20£30
Hourly Rate
£6.54 - £17.88  
   
Overtime
£6.74 - £27.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£20K£40K£60K
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,164  
   
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).
)
£15,460 - £31,532  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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What is it like working as an Assistant Editor?

Assistant Editor in London:
"Good people, poor management"
Pros: I enjoy working with interesting books and intelligent, engaging people. Stress levels are relatively low for most of the year and I am able to work with a significant degree of autonomy.
Cons: There is very little in the way of professional management or human resources support. I often feel isolated and would prefer to have more pro-active, people-focused management that does not simply focus on schedules and deadlines. There has also been little opportunity to broaden or improve my skills, or for promotion, with the added responsibility, interest, pay and job satisfaction that would bring.

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Experience Affects Assistant Editor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 52%

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
₤22,000


Skills That Affect Assistant Editor Salaries

Journalism
up arrow 21%

Technical Writing
up arrow 11%

Commissioning
up arrow 9%

Editing
up arrow 1%

National Average
₤22,000

Proofreading
up arrow 6%

Project Management
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 16% dental benefits Dental: 2%
vision benefits Vision: 18% employee benefits None: 69%
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