Average Editor Salary

HK$313,950
Avg. Salary
HK$29,998
Bonus
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The average salary for an Editor is HK$313,950.
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HK$24k
10%
HK$314k
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HK$597k
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MEDIAN HK$313,950
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Salary
HK$24k - HK$597k
Bonus
HK$10k - HK$61k
Total Pay
HK$24k - HK$635k

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Job Description for Editor

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.

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Popular Skills for Editor

Skills in Proofreading are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Copywriting, Content Management and Editing.

Pay by Experience Level for Editor

An early career Editor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of HK$237,607 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career Editor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$355,450 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Editor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$452,980 based on 14 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 53 survey responses.
Early Career
39.6%
Mid Career
34.0%
Experienced
26.4%

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