Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay for Managing Editors increases steadily with experience. Salaries start at $42K, which grows to $55K after five to 10 years. After spending one to two decades on the job, pay usually hovers around $62K. After 20 years in the field, Managing Editors see their salaries growing more slowly, eventually averaging out to $67K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 26 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise 1 percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 16 percent. More than half of respondents report having between one and nine years of experience in this field.