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Mid-Career Assistant Editor Salary

Mid-Career Assistant Editors take home an average $41K per year. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and the greater part earn dental coverage. Women make up a slight majority of Mid-Career Assistant Editors (57 percent) survey respondents. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Mid-Career Assistant Editors. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$27,779 - $60,159
(Median)
$28K
$41K
$60K
MEDIAN: $40,776
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50%
90%

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$13.04 - $36.80
(Median)
$13
$20
$37
MEDIAN: $19.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$27,779 - $60,159  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,095  
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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$28,346 - $64,473  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 135
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$13.04 - $36.80  
   
Overtime
$1.54 - $59.18  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,095  
   
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).
)
$28,346 - $64,473  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 47

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Assistant Editor Salaries

Apple Final Cut Pro
up arrow 18%

Video Editing
up arrow 4%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 2%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 1%

Project Management
0%

National Average
$41,000

Editing
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 2%

Proofreading
up arrow 2%

Copywriting
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 18%