Those pursuing careers as Mid-Career Editorial Assistants may have to make do with less; average incomes for people in this area hover around only $41K annually. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, just over two-fifths are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a little over a half and dental insurance is reported by more than two-fifths. Most Mid-Career Editorial Assistants report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$29,590 - $58,723
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$41K
$59K
MEDIAN: $40,587
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$8.76 - $23.49
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$29,590 - $58,723  
   
Total Pay (?
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$25,740 - $53,829  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.76 - $23.49  
   
Overtime
$1.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Total Pay (?
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$25,740 - $53,829  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Key Stats for Editorial Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
078
5-9 years
78%
10-19 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Editorial Assistant Salaries

Office Administration
up arrow 6%

National Average
$38,000

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 1%

Editing
up arrow 4%

Proofreading
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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