Entry-Level Editor Salary

An Entry-Level Editor earns an average salary of $42,930 per year. A skill in writing is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,015 - $64,493
$30K
$44K
$64K
MEDIAN: $43,961
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50%
90%

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$10.29 - $30.06
$10
$16
$30
MEDIAN: $16.20
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$0$65K
Salary $30,015 - $64,493
Bonus $487.22 - $6,082
Profit Sharing $511 - $9,787
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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$27,768 - $65,030
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 681
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $10.29 - $30.06
Overtime $15.28 - $38.10
Annual Data $0$65K
Bonus $487.22 - $6,082
Profit Sharing $511 - $9,787
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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$27,768 - $65,030
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 212

Editor Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,909

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

Editor Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Editor in Shelbyville:
"Go to different school."
Be ready to put in long hours abut enjoyable time working.

Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 130 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
18%

Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

writing
▲15%

Technical Writing
▲5%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
▲2%



National Average
$42,000

Video Editing
▼2%

▼3%

▼3%

▼5%




Social Media Optimization
▼6%

Social Media Marketing
▼8%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 130 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 27%