Entry-Level Web Content Editor Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Web Content Editor is $39,273 per year. A skill in Social Media Marketing is associated with high pay for this job.
Entry-Level Web Content Editor Salary (?
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$26,733 - $58,229
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $39,273
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Entry-Level Web Content Editor Salary (?
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$10.21 - $26.55
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$26,733 - $58,229  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,500  
Profit Sharing
$625 - $4,000  
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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$24,436 - $58,603  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 377
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.21 - $26.55  
   
Overtime
$14.40 - $40.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$625 - $4,000  
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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$24,436 - $58,603  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 199
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Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
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Seattle
up arrow 14%
Chicago
up arrow 11%
Dallas
up arrow 8%
Los Angeles
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National Average
$37,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Web Content Editor Salaries

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 14%
Technical Writing
up arrow 8%
Project Management
up arrow 8%
HTML
up arrow 3%
Web Content Management
0%
National Average
$37,000
Web Marketing
up arrow 1%
Copywriting
up arrow 2%
Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 2%
Marketing Communications
up arrow 3%
Proofreading
up arrow 4%
Editing
up arrow 6%
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
up arrow 6%
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
up arrow 7%

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Gender

Female
67%
female alumni
 
Male
33%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 29%
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