Get a Salary Report for



- Compare Your Salary
- Evaluate a Job Offer


- Price a New Hire
- Give a Raise



- Benchmark Jobs
- Create a Comp Plan

Sr. Editor Salary with Proofreading skills (United States)

Senior Editors with Proofreading skills who are practiced in their profession and carry more than 10 years of experience make up just under three-fifths of Senior Editors with Proofreading skills. Pay fluctuates from $36K to $96K per year, but expected earnings average $57K per year. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to slightly more than half. Female Senior Editors with Proofreading skills far outnumber their male contemporaries among survey respondents. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
Sr. Editor with Proofreading skills Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$35,507 - $89,677
(Median)
36K
44K
57K
70K
90K
MEDIAN: $56,632
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Sr. Editor with Proofreading skills Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$10.07 - $49.66
(Median)
10
20
25
36
50
MEDIAN: $25.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$35,507 - $89,677  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,671  
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).
)
$35,556 - $95,696  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 95
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $49.66  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,671  
   
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).
)
$35,556 - $95,696  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 10
Is Sr. Editor your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
United States (change)

Sr. Editor Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

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 who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $41K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $58K. For Senior Editors with Proofreading skills, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $66K. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $72K on average.

Pay Difference By Location

Washington
up arrow 39%
New York
up arrow 29%
Boston
up arrow 20%
Philadelphia
up arrow 6%
National Average
$57,000
Chicago
up arrow 3%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.
Eastern cities like Washington, New York, and Boston are lucrative areas for Senior Editors with Proofreading skills, where pay is higher than the national average. The lowest-paying market is Chicago, which sits 3 percent below the national average.
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -

Experience Affects Sr. Editor with Proofreading skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%
Experienced
up arrow 16%
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$57,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied Image
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
82%
female alumni
 
Male
18%
male alumni

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: 94% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 4%