The average salary for an Assistant Editor in New York, New York is $40,092 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Web Content Management and Adobe After Effects.

$29,920 - $55,752
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MEDIAN: $40,091
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$14.62 - $27.37
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$29,920 - $55,752  
   
Bonus
$3,000  
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$30,144 - $55,648  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 97
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.62 - $27.37  
   
Overtime
$15.10 - $36.75  
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$3,000  
   
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$30,144 - $55,648  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Experience Affects Assistant Editor Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Assistant Editor Salaries

Web Content Management
up arrow 18%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 12%

Technical Writing
up arrow 8%

Editing
up arrow 3%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 2%

Video Editing
up arrow 1%

National Average
$41,000

Proofreading
up arrow 2%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 2%

Copywriting
up arrow 3%

Apple Final Cut Pro
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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