Entry-Level Assistant Editor Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Assistant Editor earns an average salary of $34,516 per year. A skill in HTML is associated with high pay for this job.
Entry-Level Assistant Editor Total Pay (?
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$26,769 - $45,926
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46K
MEDIAN: $34,516
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Entry-Level Assistant Editor Total Pay (?
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$9.99 - $22.68
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$26,769 - $45,926  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,043  
Profit Sharing
$700 - $983  
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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$25,309 - $46,812  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 784
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.99 - $22.68  
   
Overtime
$15.08 - $31.84  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,043  
   
Profit Sharing
$700 - $983  
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).
)
$25,309 - $46,812  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 784
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Pay Difference By Location
San Francisco
up arrow 19%
Washington
up arrow 7%
Boston
up arrow 2%
National Average
$34,000
Chicago
up arrow 5%
Minneapolis
up arrow 7%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Assistant Editor Salaries

HTML
up arrow 20%
Blogging
up arrow 8%
Adobe InDesign
up arrow 3%
Apple Final Cut Pro
up arrow 2%
Editing
0%
Project Management
0%
Microsoft Office
0%
National Average
$34,000
Video Editing
up arrow 2%
Proofreading
up arrow 3%
Copywriting
up arrow 3%
Technical Writing
up arrow 3%
Social Media Optimization
up arrow 3%
Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 4%
Web Content Management
up arrow 4%
Adobe After Effects
up arrow 11%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 204 votes.
Gender
Female
70%
female alumni
 
Male
30%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 22%
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