The average salary for a Film Editor with Apple Final Cut Pro skills is $59,833 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

$30,639 - $152,679
(Median)
$31K
$60K
$150K
MEDIAN: $59,833
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50%
90%

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$11.15 - $81.40
(Median)
$11
$40
$81
MEDIAN: $40
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K$240K
Salary
$30,639 - $152,679  
   
Bonus
$5,087  
Commission
$72,500  
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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$26,670 - $210,844  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$11.15 - $81.40  
   
Overtime
$106.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$5,087  
   
Commission
$72,500  
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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$26,670 - $210,844  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Experience Affects Film Editor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 136%

Mid-Career
up arrow 22%

National Average
$60,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 36%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
medical benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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