Mid-Career Assistant Editor Salary

Mid-Career Assistant Editors take home approximately $41K annually on average. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and the larger part earn dental coverage. The majority of Mid-Career Assistant Editors (60 percent) who took the survey are female. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$29,828 - $59,454
(Median)
$30K
$41K
$59K
MEDIAN: $40,684
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$14.05 - $37.76
(Median)
$14
$20
$38
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary 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$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$29,828 - $59,454  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,080  
Profit Sharing
$700  
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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$30,046 - $64,388  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 133
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$14.05 - $37.76  
   
Overtime
$1.51 - $61.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,080  
   
Profit Sharing
$700  
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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$30,046 - $64,388  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 45
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Skills That Affect Assistant Editor Salaries

Video Editing
up arrow 16%

Apple Final Cut Pro
up arrow 15%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 4%

Adobe InDesign
0%

National Average
$42,000

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Editing
up arrow 3%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 4%

Proofreading
up arrow 11%

Copywriting
up arrow 14%

Web Content Management
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
medical benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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