Journalist Salary with Editing skills (United States)

The average pay for a Journalist with Editing skills is $39,792 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
Journalist with Editing skills Total Pay (?
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$26,959 - $76,000
(Median)
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59K
76K
MEDIAN: $39,791
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Journalist with Editing skills Total Pay (?
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$9.30 - $72.72
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$26,959 - $76,000  
   
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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$23,145 - $81,070  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 57
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$9.30 - $72.72  
   
Overtime
$16.80 - $47.85  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
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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$23,145 - $81,070  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 57
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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.

Experience Affects Journalist with Editing skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 80%
Experienced
up arrow 61%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$40,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 11%
Job Satisfaction
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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 11 votes.
Gender
Female
59%
female alumni
 
Male
41%
male alumni
Years of Experience
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
12%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 11%
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