An Experienced Editor earns an average salary of $58,610 per year. A skill in Video Editing is associated with high pay for this job.

$38,668 - $98,028
$39K
$59K
$98K
MEDIAN: $58,609
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90%

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$14.87 - $57.17
$15
$28
$57
MEDIAN: $28.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$38,668 - $98,028  
   
Bonus
$998 - $12,040  
Profit Sharing
$989  
Commission
$35,000  
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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$36,816 - $103,353  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 420
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$32$64$96
Hourly Rate
$14.87 - $57.17  
   
Overtime
$23.72 - $93.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$998 - $12,040  
   
Commission
$35,000  
Profit Sharing
$989  
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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$36,816 - $103,353  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 103

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $58,882

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Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 66 votes.
10-19 years
79%
20 years or more
21%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

Video Editing
up arrow 15%

writing
up arrow 9%

Web Content Management
up arrow 5%

Technical Writing
up arrow 5%

Content Management
0%

National Average
$59,000

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Project Management
up arrow 2%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 6%

People Management
up arrow 7%



Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 14%

Graphic Design
up arrow 19%

Social Media Optimization
up arrow 33%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 66 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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