An Editor in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $53,817 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$36,518 - $86,337
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$37K
$54K
$86K
MEDIAN: $53,816
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$13.70 - $63.83
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$14
$20
$64
MEDIAN: $20
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Salary
$36,518 - $86,337  
   
Bonus
$4,000  
Total Pay (?
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$34,877 - $104,698  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 62
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.70 - $63.83  
   
Overtime
$30.97  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$4,000  
   
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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$34,877 - $104,698  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Experience Affects Editor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 81%



National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 12%

Content Management
up arrow 8%

People Management
up arrow 3%

Video Editing
up arrow 2%

National Average
$52,000

Social Media Optimization
up arrow 1%

Technical Writing
up arrow 2%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 2%

Editing
up arrow 3%

Web Content Management
up arrow 4%

Graphic Design
up arrow 4%

Copywriting
up arrow 5%

Proofreading
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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