An Editor earns an average salary of AED 175,741 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AED 17,879 - AED 357,586
AED 18K
AED 180K
AED 360K
MEDIAN: AED 177,537
10%
50%
90%
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Salary AED 17,879 - AED 357,586
Bonus AED 6,400
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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AED 17,940 - AED 358,336
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

Job Description for Editor

For presented work in any media, an editor plays a crucial role. They typically work with words to help writers refine their styles and correct grammar and spelling errors. While there are editors in film, broadcasting, news production, and a variety of other media, a standard editor is someone who makes adjustments to material created and prepared by others before offering that content for outside consumption.

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Editor Tasks

  • Proofread, rewrite and edit the work various kinds of authors and writers.
  • Oversee overall production aspects of the work in progress.
  • Review ideas, suggest improvements, verify facts and references and perform other accuracy tasks.

Editor Pay By Employer

$0$159K

Self-Employed
14 profiles
$83,200

$60,229

Time Inc.
10 profiles
$71,207

Bloomberg LP
8 profiles
$85,814

$35,586

Gannett Co Inc
7 profiles
$65,000

$58,000

LexisNexis
6 profiles
$48,432

$53,062

$35,000

Editor Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Editor

Pay by Experience for an Editor has a positive trend. An entry-level Editor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 120,000 based on 42 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Editor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 173,000 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Editor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 228,000 based on 23 salaries. An Editor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 255,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 176,773

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

Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Editor Salaries

▲44%

▲29%

National Average
AED 177,000

▼2%

▼32%

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 19%