The average pay for an Editor is £28,039 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in writing is associated with high pay for this job.

£18,677 - £42,933
£19K
£28K
£43K
MEDIAN: £28,039
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50%
90%

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£9.93 - £25.17
£9
£14
£25
MEDIAN: £13.51
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£15K£30K£45K
Salary
£18,677 - £42,933  
   
Bonus
£500 - £8,000  
Profit Sharing
£491.32  
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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£19,179 - £43,952  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 261
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£9£18£27
Hourly Rate
£9.93 - £25.17  
   
Overtime
£15.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£18K£36K£54K
Bonus
£500 - £8,000  
   
Profit Sharing
£491.32  
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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£19,179 - £43,952  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Pay by Experience Level for Editor

Pay by Experience for an Editor has a positive trend. An entry-level Editor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 161 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Editor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 106 salaries. An experienced Editor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 62 salaries. An Editor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 19 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £28,530

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Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Editor Salaries

▲34%

▲20%

▲8%

National Average
₤29,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

writing
▲23%

Video Editing
▲9%

National Average
₤29,000


▼5%

Copywriting
▼5%


▼12%

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 67%
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