Editorial Director Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Editorial Director is $84,066 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Editorial Director Total Pay (?
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$51,320 - $132,452
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MEDIAN: $84,065
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Editorial Director Total Pay (?
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$17.23 - $55.26
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MEDIAN: $44.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,320 - $132,452  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,449  
Total Pay (?
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$52,083 - $141,069  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 215
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.23 - $55.26  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,449  
   
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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$52,083 - $141,069  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 215
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Job Description for Editorial Director

  • Manage vendor and community relationships.
  • Manage a team of content producers, including assignments and schedules.
  • Develop, lead, and enforce the voice and strategic branding of the organization across all departments.
  • Develop and execute editorial concepts for the long- and short-term.
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Pay by Experience Level for Editorial Director

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

Pay Difference By Location

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San Francisco
up arrow 18%
Los Angeles
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Washington
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National Average
$87,000
Chicago
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Boston
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Experience Affects Editorial Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%
National Average
$87,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Editorial Director Salaries

People Management
0%
National Average
$87,000
Project Management
up arrow 3%
up arrow 8%
Web Content Management
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
73%
female alumni
 
Male
27%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
40%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 10%
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