Editor Salary in Seattle, Washington (United States)

The average salary for an Editor in Seattle, Washington is $50,582 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 Total Pay (?
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$34,765 - $79,758
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MEDIAN: $50,581
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Editor in Seattle, Washington Total Pay (?
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$12.00 - $47.50
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48
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$34,765 - $79,758  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,452  
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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$30,973 - $84,090  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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 - $17,452  
   
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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$30,973 - $84,090  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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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 30%
Late-Career
up arrow 20%
Mid-Career
up arrow 9%
National Average
$49,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Editor in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 12%
Proofreading
up arrow 9%
National Average
$49,000
Copywriting
up arrow 2%
Editing
up arrow 6%
Web Content Management
up arrow 16%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 4 votes.
Gender
Female
68%
female alumni
 
Male
32%
male alumni
Years of Experience
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
18%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 21%
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