Editor with Project Management Skills Salary

The average Editor with Project Management skills can expect to rake in roughly $52K annually. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and the larger part earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,343 - $82,830
$35K
$52K
$83K
MEDIAN: $51,613
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$12.73 - $41.22
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$41
MEDIAN: $25.10
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$35,343 - $82,830  
   
Bonus
$981 - $11,635  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$34,456 - $84,704  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 315
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$12.73 - $41.22  
   
Overtime
$36.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$981 - $11,635  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$34,456 - $84,704  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 47

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Pay by Experience Level for Editor

Pay by Experience for an Editor has a positive trend. An entry-level Editor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 124 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Editor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 125 salaries. An experienced Editor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 121 salaries. An Editor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 75 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,347

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Editors with Project Management skills, busy Philadelphia offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 42 percent above the national average. Editors with Project Management skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+28 percent), Washington (+22 percent), New York (+12 percent), and Minneapolis (+9 percent). Editors with Project Management skills in Denver report much lower salaries than the rest of the country — 25 percent below the national average — proving that residence is a major factor in overall pay. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Nashville (22 percent lower) and Orlando (20 percent lower).

Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Editor Salaries

▲26%

▲9%

▼0%

National Average
$52,000

▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 19%
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