Senior Publisher Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Senior Publisher is $94,467 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Senior Publisher Total Pay (?
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$50,684 - $158,756
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MEDIAN: $94,466
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$50,684 - $158,756  
   
Bonus
$20.27 - $39,453  
Total Pay (?
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$52,381 - $189,499  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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Job Description for Senior Publisher
  • Oversee publishing staff, including editors, graphic designers, marketing team, and administrative personnel.
  • Manage the production of publications, making sure deadlines are met, publicizing new releases, and distributing books to sales outlets.
  • Make decisions about which books, articles or media to publish based on company specialization, quality, and sales potential.
  • Supervise and participate in the editing process, communicate changes and objectives to author.

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Experience Affects Senior Publisher Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 55%
Experienced
up arrow 2%
National Average
$95,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 5%
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Gender
Female
63%
female alumni
 
Male
37%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
36%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 19%
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