C$63,895
Avg. Salary
C$26.50
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Editor In Chief is C$26.50 per hour.

The average pay for an Editor In Chief is C$63,895 per year.

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MEDIAN C$26.50
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C$23k
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C$91k
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MEDIAN C$63,895
C$22,802 - C$90,622
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MEDIAN: C$63,895
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Salary C$22,802 - C$90,622
Bonus C$5,000
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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C$22,223 - C$102,556
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Job Description for Editor in Chief

Though the publishing industry has expanded beyond printed publications, one thing that has not changed is that the final say on published words and images typically belongs to the editor in chief. The editor in chief typically supervises the editorial staff, who organize and refine the work produced by writers, graphic designers, web designers, and other content creators. The editors assemble all of the content into a proposed final format, and the editor in chief examines their submission to ensure that the content is accurate, original, visually stimulating, readable, and engaging. The editor in chief may also contribute content, and they regularly consult with editors throughout the editorial process. They are also responsible for addressing complaints raised by readers and issuing corrections. Editors in chief typically work full time in an office setting. Work hours may be inconsistent and long, especially when deadlines are near.

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Editor in Chief Tasks
  • Set and decide editorial policy and article placement.
  • Represent the publication.
  • Edit content.
  • Manage staff and department budget.

Editor in Chief Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

-54%

National Average: C$64,203

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Key Stats for Editor in Chief

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Editor in Chief Salaries

▲32%

National Average
C$64,000

▼22%

▼45%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 35%