A Mid-Career Editor earns an average salary of $53,057 per year.

$35,597 - $78,507
$36K
$53K
$79K
MEDIAN: $53,057
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90%

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$14.41 - $41.31
$14
$24
$41
MEDIAN: $24.10
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$35,597 - $78,507  
   
Bonus
$690 - $9,713  
Profit Sharing
$1,450  
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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$34,504 - $80,804  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 481
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.41 - $41.31  
   
Overtime
$20.81 - $47.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$690 - $9,713  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,450  
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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$34,504 - $80,804  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 98

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,875

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Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 63 votes.
073
5-9 years
74%
10-19 years
26%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

People Management
up arrow 6%


Social Media Optimization
up arrow 3%


Technical Writing
up arrow 1%

Social Media Marketing
0%

writing
0%

National Average
$53,000


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Video Editing
up arrow 3%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 3%

Copywriting
up arrow 4%

Proofreading
up arrow 5%

Graphic Design
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 63 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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