An Editor in Chief with Editing skills earns an average salary of $73,516 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$43,447 - $125,668
$43K
$74K
$130K
MEDIAN: $73,516
10%
50%
90%

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$11.00 - $27.50
$18
MEDIAN: $18.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$43,447 - $125,668  
   
Bonus
$1,036 - $14,544  
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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$40,422 - $130,655  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 106
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$18.00  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,036 - $14,544  
   
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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$40,422 - $130,655  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Pay by Experience Level for Editor in Chief

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Editor in Chief

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
041
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Editor in Chief Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 34%

Experienced
up arrow 13%

National Average
$71,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Entry-Level
up arrow 33%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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