The average pay for a Film / Video Editor in Los Angeles, California is $52,142 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are avid and Avid Media Composer. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$33,364 - $99,462
(Median)
$33K
$52K
$99K
MEDIAN: $52,142
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$14.39 - $63.92
(Median)
$14
$24
$64
MEDIAN: $24.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$33,364 - $99,462  
   
Bonus
$255.32 - $9,787  
Total Pay (?
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$31,895 - $119,221  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 93
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$14.39 - $63.92  
   
Overtime
$12.31 - $97.49  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$255.32 - $9,787  
   
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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$31,895 - $119,221  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 55
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Experience Affects Film / Video Editor Salaries




National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Film / Video Editor Salaries

avid
up arrow 99%

Avid Media Composer
up arrow 34%


Graphic Design
up arrow 5%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 5%

Video Editing
up arrow 2%

Editing
up arrow 2%

National Average
$52,000

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 3%

2D Animation
up arrow 4%


Adobe Premiere
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
medical benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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