Mid-Career Associate Editor Salary

For Mid-Career Associate Editors, yearly average wages total $47K annually. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a majority earn dental coverage. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Among survey respondents, women are more common than men; 85 percent of Mid-Career Associate Editors are female. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$36,061 - $60,571
$36K
$46K
$61K
MEDIAN: $46,431
10%
50%
90%

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$17.79 - $25.35
$20
MEDIAN: $20.41
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$0$61K
Salary $36,061 - $60,571
Bonus $4,000
Profit Sharing $3,500
Total Pay (?
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$35,923 - $61,180
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 98
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $20.41
Overtime $37.50
Annual Data $0$61K
Bonus $4,000
Profit Sharing $3,500
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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$35,923 - $61,180
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

Associate Editor Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,353

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

With a pay rate for Mid-Career Associate Editors that is 18 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Mid-Career Associate Editors can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Washington (+12 percent), Los Angeles (+11 percent), Chicago (+6 percent), and Boston (+4 percent).

Key Stats for Associate Editor

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
5-9 years
86%
10-19 years
14%

Skills That Affect Associate Editor Salaries

Technical Writing
▲10%

writing
▲9%

Social Media Optimization
▲6%

Web Content Management
▲2%


▼0%

National Average
$46,000

Proofreading
▼2%

Copywriting
▼3%

Social Media Marketing
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 14%