Late-Career Editor Salary (United States)

A Late-Career Editor earns an average salary of $57,922 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are writing and People Management.
Late-Career Editor Salary (?
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$36,990 - $99,035
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $57,922
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Late-Career Editor Salary (?
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$14.90 - $50.11
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$36,990 - $99,035  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,048  
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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$36,210 - $101,693  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 195
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.90 - $50.11  
   
Overtime
$29.00 - $54.08  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,048  
   
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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$36,210 - $101,693  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 48
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Pay Difference By Location

New York
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Washington
up arrow 50%
Chicago
up arrow 2%
National Average
$60,000
Seattle
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Editor Salaries

writing
up arrow 19%
People Management
up arrow 14%
Project Management
up arrow 3%
Technical Writing
up arrow 2%
Editing
0%
National Average
$60,000
Web Content Management
up arrow 2%
Proofreading
up arrow 9%
Copywriting
up arrow 13%
Graphic Design
up arrow 32%

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Gender

Female
59%
female alumni
 
Male
41%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 67% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 30%
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