Late-Career Editor Salary (United States)

A Late-Career Editor earns an average salary of $57,158 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management and People Management.
Late-Career Editor Total Pay (?
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$35,152 - $98,685
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $57,157
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Late-Career Editor Total Pay (?
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$12.26 - $49.89
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$35,152 - $98,685  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,000  
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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$34,753 - $101,303  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 239
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.26 - $49.89  
   
Overtime
$29.50 - $53.14  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,000  
   
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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$34,753 - $101,303  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 239
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New York
up arrow 53%
Washington
up arrow 52%
Chicago
up arrow 2%
Seattle
0%
National Average
$59,000
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Editor Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 16%
People Management
up arrow 15%
Technical Writing
up arrow 6%
Editing
up arrow 1%
National Average
$59,000
Web Content Management
up arrow 7%
Proofreading
up arrow 13%
Copywriting
up arrow 15%
Graphic Design
up arrow 31%
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 71 votes.
Gender
Female
60%
female alumni
 
Male
40%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 42% employee benefits None: 31%
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