A Managing Editor with Adobe InDesign skills earns an average salary of $51,134 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$36,527 - $78,380
$37K
$51K
$78K
MEDIAN: $51,134
10%
50%
90%

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$13.70 - $27.50
$15
MEDIAN: $14.89
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$36,527 - $78,380  
   
Bonus
$1,007 - $7,660  
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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$32,958 - $80,190  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 115
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.89  
   
Overtime
$22.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$1,007 - $7,660  
   
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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$32,958 - $80,190  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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Pay by Experience Level for Managing Editor

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

Key Stats for Managing Editor

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
036
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Managing Editor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Late-Career
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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