An Entry-Level Assistant Editor earns an average salary of $36,954 per year. A skill in Media Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$28,096 - $50,049
$28K
$37K
$50K
MEDIAN: $36,954
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$11.59 - $25.43
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$16
$25
MEDIAN: $16.43
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$28,096 - $50,049  
   
Bonus
$387.83 - $5,034  
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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$26,662 - $52,372  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 363
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.59 - $25.43  
   
Overtime
$17.33 - $37.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$387.83 - $5,034  
   
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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$26,662 - $52,372  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 138

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,960

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Key Stats for Assistant Editor

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
082
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
82%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Assistant Editor Salaries

Media Management
up arrow 18%

Video Editing
up arrow 4%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 3%

Apple Final Cut Pro
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Blogging
up arrow 1%

National Average
$37,000

Adobe Premiere
up arrow 2%

up arrow 3%





Adobe InDesign
up arrow 6%

Technical Writing
up arrow 7%

Social Media Optimization
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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