Editor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salary

An Editor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $45,781 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management and Technical Writing. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$32,973 - $80,267
$33K
$46K
$80K
MEDIAN: $45,781
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$32,973 - $80,267  
   
Bonus
$7,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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$31,516 - $83,228  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
22%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Editor Salaries

Experienced
▲33%

National Average
$46,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

Project Management
▲62%

Technical Writing
▲48%

National Average
$46,000

▼1%

Proofreading
▼1%

Copywriting
▼4%

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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