Entry-Level Sr. Editor Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Sr. Editor is $49,553 per year.

$34,293 - $77,280

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$10.30 - $38.78

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$34,293 - $77,280  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,830  
Profit Sharing
$330.00 - $3,250  
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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$33,852 - $77,193  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 176
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$10.30 - $38.78  
   
Overtime
$19.82 - $43.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,830  
   
Profit Sharing
$330.00 - $3,250  
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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$33,852 - $77,193  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Sr. Editor Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Sr. Editor in Tallahassee:
"Keep up with new media."
The newspaper and assorted mass media are changing as rapidly as the technology that supports it. Be sure to keep up with those changes and maintain a network of friends and associates in the business. The days of the umbrella structure of newspapers that include and incubate talent are coming to an end. In many ways life in the mass media has become much less tolerant of people who don't produce. So be one who does.

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Sr. Editor Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 4%

National Average
$51,000

Editing
up arrow 3%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

Web Content Management
up arrow 9%

Proofreading
up arrow 15%

Copywriting
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 12%
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