The average salary for an Associate Editor is Rs 395,007.
MEDIAN Rs 395,007
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Job Description for Associate Editor
Associate editors play a key supporting managerial role for web- and print-based media outlets. These professionals may work under an editor of a specific section or subject (such as “associate editor for technology”), or they may be the second-in-command to an overarching editor or editor in chief. A key part of the associate editor’s job is to ensure content fits their organization's style and standards. They often work with staff and/or freelance content producers (such as writers and videogr…Read more
Associate Editor Tasks
- Coordinate with editors, writers, and other team members to meet deadlines.
- Assign and oversee contract and freelance staff.
- Edit and approve written work prior to publication.
- Develop and maintain publishing calendar, making adjustments, and sending reminders.
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Popular Skills for Associate Editor
Skills in Editing and Copywriting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Writing and Proofreading.
Pay by Experience Level for Associate Editor
An entry-level Associate Editor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 322,500 based on 32 salaries. An early career Associate Editor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 369,806 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Associate Editor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 489,796 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Associate Editor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,000,000 based on 7 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Associate Editor in their job title in Kolkata, West Bengal earn an average of 39.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New Delhi, Delhi (26.7% more) and Delhi, Delhi (21.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mumbai, Maharashtra (13.0% less).
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