Experienced Editor Salary

An Experienced Editor earns an average salary of $56,375 per year. A skill in writing is associated with high pay for this job.

$37,045 - $93,151
(Median)
$37K
$56K
$93K
MEDIAN: $56,375
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$15.85 - $58.78
(Median)
$16
$29
$59
MEDIAN: $29.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$37,045 - $93,151  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,126  
Profit Sharing
$85.00 - $6,500  
Commission
$16,500  
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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$36,682 - $102,242  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 616
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$15.85 - $58.78  
   
Overtime
$24.45 - $108.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,126  
   
Commission
$16,500  
Profit Sharing
$85.00 - $6,500  
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).
)
$36,682 - $102,242  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 149
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National Average: $57,943

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Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

writing
up arrow 11%

Video Editing
up arrow 9%

Technical Writing
up arrow 7%

People Management
up arrow 6%

Web Content Management
up arrow 6%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 1%

Editing
0%

National Average
$58,000

Content Management
up arrow 1%



Graphic Design
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 112 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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