The average salary for an Editor in Washington, District of Columbia is $59,994 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Graphic Design and People Management.

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$40,119 - $101,999  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 90
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Experience Affects Editor Salaries



National Average
$61,000



Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

Graphic Design
up arrow 18%

People Management
up arrow 10%

Technical Writing
up arrow 8%

Editing
0%

Project Management
0%

National Average
$61,000




Content Management
up arrow 20%

Social Media Optimization
up arrow 20%

Video Editing
up arrow 29%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 33%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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