An Editor in New York, New York earns an average salary of $55,637 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are writing and Technical Writing. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

$38,280 - $101,074
(Median)
$38K
$56K
$100K
MEDIAN: $55,637
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$11.74 - $54.13
(Median)
$12
$29
$54
MEDIAN: $28.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$38,280 - $101,074  
   
Bonus
$750 - $16,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$36,970 - $105,733  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 204
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$11.74 - $54.13  
   
Overtime
$64.25  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$750 - $16,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$36,970 - $105,733  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Experience Affects Editor Salaries




National Average
$56,000


Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

writing
up arrow 19%

Technical Writing
up arrow 16%



Web Content Management
0%

National Average
$56,000

Project Management
up arrow 1%

Editing
up arrow 2%

Graphic Design
up arrow 2%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 4%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 4%


Video Editing
up arrow 8%


Social Media Optimization
up arrow 32%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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