The average pay for an Editor with Proofreading skills is $47,208 per year.

$32,512 - $70,410
$33K
$47K
$70K
MEDIAN: $47,208
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$10.36 - $38.41
$10
$19
$38
MEDIAN: $18.90
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$32,512 - $70,410  
   
Bonus
$406.45 - $6,054  
Profit Sharing
$1,011  
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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$30,670 - $71,615  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 376
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.36 - $38.41  
   
Overtime
$19.08 - $41.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$406.45 - $6,054  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,011  
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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$30,670 - $71,615  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 120

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Pay by Experience Level for Editor

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $45,264

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Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 77 votes.
037
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
15%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Editor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%


Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$45,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 77 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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