Late-Career Editorial Directors receive generous compensation — earning an average of $100K per year, their standard salaries shoot well into the six-figure range. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The majority of Late-Career Editorial Directors (63 percent) who took the survey are female. The majority of Late-Career Editorial Directors claim high levels of job satisfaction.

$63,577 - $148,841
MEDIAN: $100,170

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$63,577 - $148,841  
$4,122 - $17,452  
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$64,133 - $148,606  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 58

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.


63 %
37 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 4%