Entry-Level Film / Video Editor in Chicago, Illinois Salary

Entry-Level Video Editors in Chicago, Ill. pull down an average of $40K annually. Men working as Entry-Level Chicago Video Editors who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 59 percent. Some workers in this field — around two in five — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by one-half. Work is enjoyable for Entry-Level Video Editors in Chicago, Ill., who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$29,590 - $50,684
$30K
$40K
$51K
MEDIAN: $40,268
10%
50%
90%

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$15.42 - $29.48
$21
MEDIAN: $20.95
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$0$57K
Salary $29,590 - $50,684
Bonus $1,400
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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$30,513 - $57,584
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $20.95
Overtime $15.00
Annual Data $0$57K
Bonus $1,400
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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$30,513 - $57,584
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Film / Video Editor Job Listings

Key Stats for Film / Video Editor

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
96%
5-9 years
4%
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Skills That Affect Film / Video Editor Salaries

Adobe After Effects
▲10%

Editing
▲4%

Apple Final Cut Pro
▲1%

Video Editing
▼0%

Adobe Photoshop
▼0%

National Average
$41,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 45%
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