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Communications Editor Salary

A Communications Editor earns an average salary of $47,344 per year.
$36,385 - $82,158
(Median)
36K
47K
56K
82K
MEDIAN: $47,343
10%
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75%
90%

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$13.19 - $18.36
(Median)
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17
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
25%

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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$36,385 - $82,158  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,400  
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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$34,386 - $74,382  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.19 - $18.36  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $27.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,400  
   
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).
)
$34,386 - $74,382  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 15
United States (change)

Job Description for Communications Editor

  • Ensure adherence to a style guide, correct formatting and consistent use of language within a document.
  • Review, rewrite and edit the work of writers.
  • Develop story or content ideas.
  • Supervise and coordinate work of reporters and other editors.

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Skills That Affect Communications Editor Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
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National Average
$43,000

Marketing Communications
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Editing
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 96% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 4%