Mid-Career Sr. Editor Salary

Mid-Career Senior Editors pull down an average of $65K annually. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. More than half of Mid-Career Senior Editors (67 percent) survey participants are women. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$43,022 - $95,583
$43K
$65K
$96K
MEDIAN: $65,114
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90%

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$14.41 - $43.44
$14
$25
$43
MEDIAN: $25.41
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$0$95K
Salary $43,022 - $95,583
Bonus $970 - $10,304
Profit Sharing $1,011
Total Pay (?
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$42,538 - $95,758
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 204
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $14.41 - $43.44
Overtime $25.60
Annual Data $0$95K
Bonus $970 - $10,304
Profit Sharing $1,011
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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$42,538 - $95,758
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $65,236

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Mid-Career Senior Editors will find that San Francisco offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 30 percent. Mid-Career Senior Editors will also find cushy salaries in New York (+13 percent) and Washington (+7 percent). Chicago is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 17 percent. Seattle and Los Angeles are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 16 percent lower and 3 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Sr. Editor

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
5-9 years
73%
10-19 years
27%
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Skills That Affect Sr. Editor Salaries

Technical Writing
▲22%

▲2%

Web Content Management
▼0%

National Average
$65,000

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼1%

Copywriting
▼4%

Proofreading
▼5%

Project Management
▼11%

People Management
▼12%

writing
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 11%
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