Managing Editor in Chicago, Illinois Salary

Managing Editors in Chicago can expect wages of $58K per year on average. Women make up the vast majority of Managing Editors in Chicago, Ill. (82 percent) who answered the questionnaire. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Chicago Managing Editors. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,335 - $84,175
$39K
$58K
$84K
MEDIAN: $57,545
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$39,335 - $84,256  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Managing Editor

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Managing Editor Salaries

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
$58,000

Entry-Level
▼19%

Skills That Affect Managing Editor Salaries



Microsoft Word
▲14%

▲11%

Microsoft Office
▲8%

Web Content Management
▲6%

Technical Writing
▲5%

Adobe Photoshop
▲4%

National Average
$58,000

Adobe InDesign
▼1%

HTML
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 15%