Sr. Editor Salary with Proofreading skills

The majority of Senior Editors with Proofreading skills — slightly less than three-fifths — boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $40K to $90K per year, and the median is $57K annually. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Female Senior Editors with Proofreading skills far outnumber their male contemporaries among survey respondents. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Most Senior Editors with Proofreading skills are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$39,723 - $85,898
(Median)
$40K
$57K
$86K
MEDIAN: $56,667
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90%

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$10.30 - $48.48
(Median)
$10
$25
$48
MEDIAN: $24.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$39,723 - $85,898  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,120  
Profit Sharing
$201.68 - $3,052  
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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$39,803 - $89,557  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 135
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$10.30 - $48.48  
   
Overtime
$10.70 - $30.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,120  
   
Profit Sharing
$201.68 - $3,052  
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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$39,803 - $89,557  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Editor with Proofreading skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Senior Editors with Proofreading skills generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $43K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $56K. Senior Editors with Proofreading skills with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $64K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $70K.

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Experience Affects Sr. Editor with Proofreading skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 13%

National Average
$57,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 5%
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