Editor Salary in Chicago, Illinois

An Editor in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $49,252 per year. A skill in People Management is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$36,549 - $69,920

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$8.07 - $29.80

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$36,549 - $69,920  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
Total Pay (?
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$34,610 - $69,103  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 76
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$8.07 - $29.80  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
   
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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$34,610 - $69,103  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Pay by Experience Level for Editor in Chicago, Illinois

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Experience Affects Editor in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 26%

Experienced
up arrow 14%


National Average
$49,000


Skills That Affect Editor in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

People Management
up arrow 32%

Technical Writing
up arrow 6%

Copywriting
up arrow 4%

Editing
up arrow 2%

Proofreading
up arrow 1%

Web Content Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$49,000

Project Management
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 19%
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