The average pay for an Editor is Rs 359,978 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Technical Writing, Project Management, and Web Content Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

Rs 182,685 - Rs 856,524
Rs 180K
Rs 360K
Rs 860K
MEDIAN: Rs 361,773
10%
50%
90%
Rs 98.39 - Rs 1,957
Rs 98
Rs 300
Rs 2K
MEDIAN: Rs 300
10%
50%
90%
Rs 0Rs 891K
Salary Rs 182,685 - Rs 856,524
Bonus Rs 3,878 - Rs 102,938
Profit Sharing Rs 176,874
Commission Rs 20,000
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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Rs 185,029 - Rs 891,294
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 747
Hourly Data Rs 0Rs 1K
Hourly Rate Rs 98.39 - Rs 1,957
Overtime Rs 1.51 - Rs 1,021
Annual Data Rs 0Rs 891K
Bonus Rs 3,878 - Rs 102,938
Commission Rs 20,000
Profit Sharing Rs 176,874
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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Rs 185,029 - Rs 891,294
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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 Pay By Employer

$0$205K

Self-Employed
13 profiles
$93,600

Bloomberg LP
11 profiles
$108,000

Time Inc.
10 profiles
$87,500

Gannett Co Inc
10 profiles
$57,950

$59,373

$55,387

$35,586

LexisNexis
6 profiles
$48,432

$53,062

$35,000

Common Career Paths for Editor


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Editor Job Listings

Popular Skills for Editor

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 Rs 343,000 based on 204 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 Rs 492,000 based on 112 salaries. An experienced Editor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 478,000 based on 71 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 Rs 900,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 366,990

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

Editor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Editor?

Editor in Bangalore:
"Ability to grasp and communicate diverse concepts."
Pros: Very diverse. Can work on just about anything. Highly creative.
Cons: Lot of work to do. Rarely any personal time.

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Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Editor Salaries

Late-Career
▲145%

▲34%

▲30%

National Average
Rs 367,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

Technical Writing
▲96%

Project Management
▲34%

Web Content Management
▲14%

writing
▲6%

▲2%

National Average
Rs 367,000

▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 43%