The average salary for a Publications Editor is $46,777 per year. A skill in writing is associated with high pay for this job.
Publications Editor Total Pay (?
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$31,103 - $72,100
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59K
72K
MEDIAN: $46,777
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Publications Editor Total Pay (?
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$12.13 - $38.54
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39
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$31,103 - $72,100  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,973  
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $4,913  
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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$29,833 - $72,906  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 290
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.13 - $38.54  
   
Overtime
$13.68 - $37.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,973  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $4,913  
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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$29,833 - $72,906  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 290
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Job Description for Publications Editor
  • Ensure adherence to a style guide, correct formatting and consistent use of language within a document.
  • Review, rewrite and edit the work of writers.
  • Develop story or content ideas.
  • Supervise and coordinate work of reporters and other editors.
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Pay by Experience Level for Publications Editor
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
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Experience Affects Publications Editor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%
Experienced
up arrow 11%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$46,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Publications Editor Salaries

writing
up arrow 32%
Editing
up arrow 2%
National Average
$46,000
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Gender
Female
65%
female alumni
 
Male
35%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
20%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 22%
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