Editor with writing Skills Salary

An Editor with writing skills earns an average salary of $50,315 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$39,594 - $101,592
$40K
$50K
$100K
MEDIAN: $50,315
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$39,594 - $101,592  
   
Bonus
$2,725  
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$39,732 - $104,198  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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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 $48,000 based on 14 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 $53,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Editor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 14 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 $71,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Editor Salaries

Late-Career
▲34%

Experienced
▲21%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 25%