Entry-Level Editor Salary

An Entry-Level Editor earns an average salary of $42,930 per year. A skill in writing is associated with high pay for this job.

$29,959 - $64,720
$30K
$44K
$65K
MEDIAN: $43,520
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50%
90%

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$10.13 - $28.70
$10
$16
$29
MEDIAN: $15.66
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$0$64K
Salary $29,959 - $64,720
Bonus $494.49 - $6,904
Profit Sharing $515 - $9,696
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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$27,134 - $64,987
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 666
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $10.13 - $28.70
Overtime $15.00 - $38.92
Annual Data $0$64K
Bonus $494.49 - $6,904
Profit Sharing $515 - $9,696
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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$27,134 - $64,987
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 208

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,350

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Editor Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Editor in Shelbyville:
"Go to different school."
Be ready to put in long hours abut enjoyable time working.

Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 124 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
19%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

writing
▲16%

Technical Writing
▲6%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
▲4%



National Average
$41,000

▼1%

Video Editing
▼1%

▼2%

▼3%




Social Media Optimization
▼4%

Social Media Marketing
▼6%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 124 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 26%
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