The average pay for an Editor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $45,005 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Technical Writing and Project Management.

$32,681 - $77,760
(Median)
$33K
$45K
$78K
MEDIAN: $45,005
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$32,681 - $77,760  
   
Bonus
$4,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$32,149 - $80,633  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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Experience Affects Editor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 36%

National Average
$45,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%


Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

Technical Writing
up arrow 51%

Project Management
up arrow 14%

Editing
0%

Proofreading
0%

National Average
$45,000

Copywriting
up arrow 7%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
medical benefits
Vision: 88%
dental benefits
None:
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