An Editor earns an average salary of AU$60,417 per year. A skill in People Management is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$41,314 - AU$87,729
AU$41K
AU$60K
AU$88K
MEDIAN: AU$60,065
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50%
90%
AU$19.96 - AU$61.63
AU$20
AU$36
AU$62
MEDIAN: AU$36.07
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$102K
Salary AU$41,314 - AU$87,729
Bonus AU$4,913
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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AU$41,615 - AU$102,267
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 157
Hourly Data AU$0AU$61
Hourly Rate AU$19.96 - AU$61.63
Overtime AU$30.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$102K
Bonus AU$4,913
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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AU$41,615 - AU$102,267
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 38

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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 AU$54,000 based on 109 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 AU$63,000 based on 62 salaries. An experienced Editor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$78,000 based on 62 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 AU$77,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$61,401

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

Editor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Editor?

Editor in Sydney:
"Freedom with limits."
Pros: Editorial freedom, responsibility to make decisions.
Cons: Working partly in an older construct of print.

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Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Editor Salaries

▲27%

▲26%

▲3%

National Average
AU$61,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Editor Salaries



▲6%

National Average
AU$61,000

▼1%

▼7%

▼15%

▼25%

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%