Editor with Project Management Skills Salary

Editors with Project Management skills can expect wages of $51K per year on average. Residence and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A fair number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. More than half of Editors with Project Management skills (69 percent) survey participants are women. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,460 - $84,253
$35K
$51K
$84K
MEDIAN: $51,389
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50%
90%

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$13.91 - $47.97
$14
$25
$48
MEDIAN: $25.10
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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
$35,460 - $84,253  
   
Bonus
$978 - $11,792  
Profit Sharing
$1,028  
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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$34,760 - $86,053  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 313
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$13.91 - $47.97  
   
Overtime
$37.25  
National Annualized 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$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$978 - $11,792  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,028  
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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$34,760 - $86,053  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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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: $52,020

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

For Editors with Project Management skills, working in the bustling city of Philadelphia has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Editors with Project Management skills will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+29 percent), Washington (+23 percent), New York (+12 percent), and Minneapolis (+10 percent). Editors with Project Management skills in Denver report much lower salaries than the rest of the country — 24 percent below the national average — proving that residence is a major factor in overall pay. Employers pay around 22 percent less in Nashville and 19 percent less in Orlando, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Editor Salaries

▲27%

▲10%

▲1%

National Average
$52,000

▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 18%