Entry-Level Assistant Editor Salary

An Entry-Level Assistant Editor earns an average salary of $35,524 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Social Media Marketing, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere, and Adobe After Effects.

$27,843 - $48,703
(Median)
$28K
$36K
$49K
MEDIAN: $35,524
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$10.37 - $25.39
(Median)
$10
$16
$25
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$27,843 - $48,703  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,477  
Profit Sharing
$800  
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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$26,489 - $50,533  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 605
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.37 - $25.39  
   
Overtime
$14.93 - $37.33  
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.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,477  
   
Profit Sharing
$800  
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).
)
$26,489 - $50,533  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 181
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National Average: $35,729

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Skills That Affect Assistant Editor Salaries

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 24%

Avid Media Composer
up arrow 20%

Adobe Premiere
up arrow 19%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 12%

Video Editing
up arrow 7%

Apple Final Cut Pro
up arrow 5%

Technical Writing
up arrow 1%

Adobe InDesign
0%

National Average
$36,000

Editing
up arrow 1%

Copywriting
up arrow 1%

Proofreading
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Web Content Management
up arrow 7%

Social Media Optimization
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 109 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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