Journalist Salary with Editing skills (United States)

The average pay for a Journalist with Editing skills is $39,590 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
Journalist with Editing skills Total Pay (?
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$27,380 - $78,297
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $39,589
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Journalist with Editing skills Total Pay (?
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$9.70 - $33.49
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$27,380 - $78,297  
   
Bonus
$7.50 - $20,000  
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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$23,199 - $79,733  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 65
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$9.70 - $33.49  
   
Overtime
$16.94 - $36.38  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$7.50 - $20,000  
   
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).
)
$23,199 - $79,733  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 65
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Pay by Experience Level for Journalist with Editing skills

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

Pay Difference By Location

New York
up arrow 75%
National Average
$40,000
Boston
up arrow 24%
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Experience Affects Journalist with Editing skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 70%
Experienced
up arrow 43%
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
National Average
$40,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
56%
female alumni
 
Male
44%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 13%
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