The average salary for an Editor is S$48,374.
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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. Many editors work with written content, normally either submitted by staff or freela…Read more
- 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 Editing, Project Management, Proofreading and Content Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Copywriting.
Pay by Experience Level for Editor
An entry-level Editor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of S$33,505 based on 8 salaries. An early career Editor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of S$42,334 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Editor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of S$48,153 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Editor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of S$71,500 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of S$99,000.
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