Editor Salary in Chicago, Illinois (United States)

The average pay for an Editor in Chicago, Illinois is $49,326 per year.
Editor in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$36,189 - $65,591
(Median)
36K
49K
59K
66K
MEDIAN: $49,325
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Editor in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$8.07 - $32.78
(Median)
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22
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33
MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$36,189 - $65,591  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,000  
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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$34,641 - $65,634  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 76
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$8.07 - $32.78  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,000  
   
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).
)
$34,641 - $65,634  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 76
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Pay by Experience Level for Editor in Chicago, Illinois

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Editor in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%
Experienced
up arrow 4%
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$49,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Skills That Affect Editor in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Copywriting
up arrow 4%
Editing
0%
National Average
$49,000
Web Content Management
up arrow 9%
Project Management
up arrow 10%
Proofreading
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
63%
female alumni
 
Male
38%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 14%
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