Editor with Project Management Skills Salary

Total annual pay for Editors with Project Management skills is approximately $50K, and commissions account for a significant portion of this final number — one-third on average. In the world of Editors with Project Management skills, overall income ranges from $32K near the bottom to $86K at the top; this can include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $4K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Most Editors with Project Management skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. While around one in five report receiving no health benefits, a strong majority do receive medical coverage, and more than half have dental, as well. Women account for the majority of Editors with Project Management skills who responded to the questionnaire — 66 percent to be exact. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$33,334 - $82,043
(Median)
$33K
$49K
$82K
MEDIAN: $49,130
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$12.49 - $49.91
(Median)
$12
$23
$50
MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$33,334 - $82,043  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,188  
Profit Sharing
$40.00 - $4,250  
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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$31,603 - $86,490  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 599
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$12.49 - $49.91  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $111.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,188  
   
Commission
$16,500  
Profit Sharing
$40.00 - $4,250  
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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$31,603 - $86,490  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 100
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Pay by Experience Level for Editor

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


Editors with Project Management skills generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $41K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $51K. On average, Editors with Project Management skills make $59K following one to two decades on the job. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $66K on average.

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Experience Affects Editor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 33%

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 148 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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