Editor Salary in Seattle (United States)

The average salary for an Editor in Seattle, Washington is $57,922 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.
Editor in Seattle, Washington Salary (?
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$35,258 - $78,471
(Median)
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67K
78K
MEDIAN: $57,921
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Editor in Seattle, Washington Salary (?
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$12.00 - $47.50
(Median)
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48
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$35,258 - $78,471  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,213  
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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$31,412 - $83,015  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 34
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.00 - $47.50  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,213  
   
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).
)
$31,412 - $83,015  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Pay by Experience Level for Editor in Seattle, Washington

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Editor in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 28%
Late-Career
up arrow 16%
Mid-Career
up arrow 5%
National Average
$51,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Skills That Affect Editor in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 18%
Proofreading
up arrow 9%
Copywriting
0%
National Average
$51,000
Editing
up arrow 2%
Web Content Management
up arrow 19%

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Gender

Female
68%
female alumni
 
Male
32%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 21%
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