Mid-Career Editor Salary (United States)

A Mid-Career Editor earns an average salary of $49,245 per year.
Mid-Career Editor Total Pay (?
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$35,108 - $69,398
(Median)
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49K
58K
69K
MEDIAN: $49,245
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Mid-Career Editor Total Pay (?
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$12.23 - $44.44
(Median)
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18
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44
MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$35,108 - $69,398  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,297  
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $7,096  
Commission
$8,000 - $23,399  
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).
)
$33,846 - $75,753  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 647
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$12.23 - $44.44  
   
Overtime
$-0.49 - $50.22  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,297  
   
Commission
$8,000 - $23,399  
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $7,096  
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).
)
$33,846 - $75,753  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 647
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Pay Difference By Location

Los Angeles
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San Francisco
up arrow 11%
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Seattle
up arrow 7%
Chicago
up arrow 2%
Minneapolis
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National Average
$50,000
Columbus
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Philadelphia
up arrow 6%
Boston
up arrow 8%
Austin
up arrow 8%
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Editor Salaries

People Management
up arrow 9%
Graphic Design
up arrow 6%
Social Media Marketing
up arrow 5%
Project Management
up arrow 2%
Proofreading
up arrow 2%
Technical Writing
up arrow 2%
Video Editing
up arrow 2%
Editing
up arrow 1%
National Average
$50,000
Web Content Management
up arrow 1%
Copywriting
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 145 votes.

Gender

Female
67%
female alumni
 
Male
33%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 18%
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