$63,016
Avg. Salary
$19.50
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Editor in Raleigh, North Carolina is $19.50 per hour.

The average pay for an Editor in Raleigh, North Carolina is $63,016 per year.

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Salary $63,016
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$29,518 - $76,398
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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.

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Editor Tasks

  • 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.

About Raleigh, North Carolina

Wake County, North Carolina
451,949
Male:
219,184 (48.5%)
Female:
232,765 (51.5%)
Raleigh (/ˈrɑːli/; RAH-lee) is the capital of the state of North Carolina, the seat of Wake County in the United States. Raleigh is known as the "City of Oaks" for its many oak trees, which line the streets in the heart of the city. The city covers a land area of 142.8 square miles (370 km2). The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the city's population as 451,066 as of July 1, 2015. It is also one of the fastest-growing cities in the country. The city of Raleigh is named after Sir Walter Raleigh, who established the lost Roanoke Colony in present-day Dare County. Raleigh is home to North Carolina State University and is part of the Research Triangle area, together with Durham (home of Duke University) and Chapel Hill (home of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill). The "Triangle" nickname originated after the 1959 creation of the Research Triangle Park, located...
Raleigh:
$56,910
North Carolina:
$47,830
$970
Raleigh:
$226,500
North Carolina:
$160,100
3.4%

Editor Job Listings

Key Stats for Editor

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
27%

Skills That Affect Editor Salaries

National Average
$61,000

Copywriting
▼35%

Editing
▼35%

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 38%