An average Video Editor in Atlanta can expect to take home roughly $42K per year. Work is enjoyable for Atlanta Video Editors, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Video Editors in Atlanta who took the survey are largely men, dominating at 86 percent. More than a third of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a majority report medical coverage and the greater part claim dental coverage as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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$27,514 - $90,259  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
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$28,093 - $92,531  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Hourly Rate
$25.83  
   
Overtime
$37.38  
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$0$32K$64K$96K
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$28,093 - $92,531  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
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Georgia:
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Pay by Experience Level for Film / Video Editor

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


Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $40K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $42K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Video Editors in Atlanta make a median salary of $75K. Folks with more than two decades of experience actually report lower incomes overall; their average comes out to a mere $67K.

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Experience Affects Film / Video Editor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 56%


National Average
$48,000



Skills That Affect Film / Video Editor Salaries


Editing
up arrow 3%

Video Editing
0%

National Average
$48,000

Adobe Photoshop
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
medical benefits
Vision: 37%
dental benefits
None: 37%
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