The average salary for an Entry-Level Assistant Editor in United Kingdom is £20,305.
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Job Description for Assistant Editor
Assistant editors - sometimes called editorial assistants - work in many media-related fields such as in book publishing, magazines, newspapers, radio programs, or websites. They work under the supervision of an editor in chief or senior editors, and they may maintain frequent contact with reporters, guest writers, and authors. Assistant editors have many different responsibilities and job duties depending on the medium in which they work. For newspapers and magazines, they may assist the edito…Read more
Assistant Editor Tasks
- Edit, proofread and fact check copy.
- Work with the editorial team on projects and content creation.
- Develop and write online content.
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Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Editor
An early career Assistant Editor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £21,891 based on 128 salaries. A mid-career Assistant Editor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £28,288 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Assistant Editor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £28,500 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £34,500.
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