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Journalist Salary with Editing skills

The average pay for a Journalist with Editing skills is $38,563 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$26,238 - $69,682
(Median)
$26K
$39K
$70K
MEDIAN: $38,563
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90%

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$9.75 - $31.20
(Median)
$9
$13
$31
MEDIAN: $12.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$26,238 - $69,682  
   
Bonus
$9.86 - $19,797  
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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$23,320 - $69,875  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 84
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$9.75 - $31.20  
   
Overtime
$2.81 - $49.72  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$9.86 - $19,797  
   
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).
)
$23,320 - $69,875  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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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.

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Experience Affects Journalist with Editing skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 62%

Experienced
up arrow 36%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 17%