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Entry-Level Assistant Editor Salary

An Entry-Level Assistant Editor earns an average salary of $35,185 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Avid Media Composer and Adobe After Effects.

$27,060 - $47,036
(Median)
$27K
$35K
$47K
MEDIAN: $35,185
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90%

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$10.03 - $25.17
(Median)
$10
$15
$25
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$27,060 - $47,036  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,523  
Profit Sharing
$450.00 - $1,000  
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).
)
$25,732 - $49,661  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 568
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.03 - $25.17  
   
Overtime
$14.76 - $36.08  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,523  
   
Profit Sharing
$450.00 - $1,000  
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).
)
$25,732 - $49,661  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 165

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Assistant Editor Salaries

Avid Media Composer
up arrow 39%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 10%

Apple Final Cut Pro
up arrow 9%

Blogging
up arrow 6%

Video Editing
up arrow 3%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
0%

National Average
$35,000

Editing
up arrow 1%

Proofreading
up arrow 1%

Technical Writing
up arrow 1%

Copywriting
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Web Content Management
up arrow 4%

Social Media Optimization
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 145 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 21%