Average Production Editor Salary in United Kingdom

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The average salary for a Production Editor in United Kingdom is £24,309.
MEDIAN £24,309
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£18k - £29k
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£18k - £31k

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Job Description for Production Editor

Production Editor Tasks
  • Develop story or content ideas.
  • Supervise and coordinate work of reporters and other editors.
  • Ensure adherence to a style guide, correct formatting and consistent use of language within a document.
  • Review, rewrite and edit the work of writers.

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Production Editor
Editorial Assistant
Bid Manager
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Production Editor

Skills in Editing, Proofreading and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Production Editor

An entry-level Production Editor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £20,874 based on 16 salaries. An early career Production Editor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £23,303 based on 35 salaries. A mid-career Production Editor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £23,548 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Production Editor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £26,015 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £35,000.
Employees with Production Editor in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 5.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Bristol, England: Bristol (7.6% less) and Oxford, England: Oxfordshire (1.9% less).

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