Communications Editor Salary

A Communications Editor earns an average salary of $48,144 per year. A skill in Writing Procedures & Documentation is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$36,752 - $73,946

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$13.51 - $22.34

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$36,752 - $73,946  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,036  
Total Pay (?
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$34,894 - $70,615  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 44
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.51 - $22.34  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $27.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,036  
   
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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$34,894 - $70,615  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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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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Experience Affects Communications Editor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 51%

National Average
$45,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Communications Editor Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 12%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 1%

Editing
0%

National Average
$45,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 96% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 2%
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