The average pay for an Editor in Hong Kong is HK$260,632 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. A skill in Editing is associated with high pay for this job. Experience strongly influences salary for this job.

HK$119,195 - HK$496,515
HK$120K
HK$270K
HK$500K
MEDIAN: HK$267,980
10%
50%
90%
HK$0HK$496K
Salary HK$119,195 - HK$496,515
Bonus HK$23,000
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HK$119,195 - HK$496,515
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 52

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 Job Listings

Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
10%

Experience Affects Editor Salaries

▲55%

▲28%

National Average
HK$271,000

▼25%

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 32%