The average pay for an Experienced Sr. Editor is $68,305 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are People Management and Technical Writing.

$47,567 - $104,282
$48K
$68K
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MEDIAN: $68,304
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$23.03 - $92.98
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$93
MEDIAN: $31.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,567 - $104,282  
   
Bonus
$710 - $14,933  
Profit Sharing
$3,200  
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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$48,252 - $114,911  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 214
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$23.03 - $92.98  
   
Overtime
$35.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$710 - $14,933  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,200  
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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$48,252 - $114,911  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $69,015

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Key Stats for Sr. Editor

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
10-19 years
85%
20 years or more
15%
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Skills That Affect Sr. Editor Salaries

People Management
up arrow 12%

Technical Writing
up arrow 11%

Web Content Management
up arrow 4%

National Average
$69,000

Proofreading
up arrow 1%

Copywriting
up arrow 1%

up arrow 2%


Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 5%

writing
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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