Sr. Editor Salary in Chicago, Illinois (United States)

The average salary for a Sr. Editor in Chicago, Illinois is $58,102 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Technical Writing is associated with high pay for this job.
Sr. Editor in Chicago, Illinois Salary (?
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$39,453 - $80,226
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MEDIAN: $58,102
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
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$39,453 - $80,226  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,990  
Total Pay (?
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$39,732 - $81,776  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Experience Affects Sr. Editor in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 18%
Late-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$59,000

Skills That Affect Sr. Editor in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Technical Writing
up arrow 11%
National Average
$59,000
Project Management
up arrow 3%
Editing
up arrow 6%
Web Content Management
up arrow 6%
Proofreading
up arrow 6%

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Gender

Female
70%
female alumni
 
Male
30%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
42%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 98% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 2%
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