An Entry-Level Assistant Editor earns an average salary of $36,752 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Media Management and Adobe Premiere.

$27,778 - $49,203
(Median)
$28K
$37K
$49K
MEDIAN: $36,752
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$11.18 - $25.86
(Median)
$11
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$26
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$27,778 - $49,203  
   
Bonus
$389.78 - $5,022  
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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$26,187 - $51,694  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 363
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.18 - $25.86  
   
Overtime
$15.68 - $37.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$389.78 - $5,022  
   
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).
)
$26,187 - $51,694  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 139
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National Average: $36,720

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Skills That Affect Assistant Editor Salaries

Media Management
up arrow 21%

Adobe Premiere
up arrow 16%

Video Editing
up arrow 5%

Apple Final Cut Pro
up arrow 3%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 3%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Blogging
up arrow 1%

National Average
$37,000

Editing
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Proofreading
up arrow 4%



Adobe InDesign
up arrow 6%

Technical Writing
up arrow 7%

Social Media Optimization
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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