Median pay for Editors with Project Management skills is around $51K per year. Location and experience level 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 larger part collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Women account for the majority of Editors with Project Management skills who responded to the questionnaire — 69 percent to be exact. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$35,294 - $81,987
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$51K
$82K
MEDIAN: $50,911
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$14.41 - $47.40
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MEDIAN: $25.28
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$35,294 - $81,987  
   
Bonus
$971 - $11,562  
Profit Sharing
$1,017  
Commission
$12,500  
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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$34,669 - $85,275  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 344
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$14.41 - $47.40  
   
Overtime
$9.86 - $82.89  
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
$971 - $11,562  
   
Commission
$12,500  
Profit Sharing
$1,017  
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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$34,669 - $85,275  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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Pay by Experience Level for Editor

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


For many Editors with Project Management skills, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $42K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $52K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Editors with Project Management skills with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $58K. Editors with Project Management skills who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $66K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $51,488

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 (+26 percent), Washington (+21 percent), Minneapolis (+11 percent), and San Francisco (+10 percent). Editors with Project Management skills' salaries are heavily influenced by location — Editors with Project Management skills in Denver bring in salaries that are 23 percent lower than the national average. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Nashville (21 percent less) and Orlando (18 percent less).

Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.
026
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Editor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 13%


National Average
$51,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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