The average pay for an Experienced Sr. Editor is $68,037 per year. A skill in Technical Writing is associated with high pay for this job.

$47,536 - $105,298
(Median)
$48K
$68K
$110K
MEDIAN: $68,036
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$22.69 - $94.04
(Median)
$23
$40
$94
MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,536 - $105,298  
   
Bonus
$710 - $15,075  
Profit Sharing
$197.27 - $14,899  
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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$48,149 - $116,750  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 214
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$32$64$96
Hourly Rate
$22.69 - $94.04  
   
Overtime
$35.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$710 - $15,075  
   
Profit Sharing
$197.27 - $14,899  
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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$48,149 - $116,750  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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National Average: $69,139

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Skills That Affect Sr. Editor Salaries

Technical Writing
up arrow 13%

Web Content Management
up arrow 2%

National Average
$69,000

Proofreading
up arrow 1%

Copywriting
up arrow 1%

Editing
up arrow 3%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 6%

writing
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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