Average Editor in Chief Salary

Average Editor in Chief Salary

$71,049
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$44k
MEDIAN
$71k
90%
$140k

The average salary for an Editor in Chief is $71,049

Base Salary
$44k - $140k
Bonus
$977 - $20k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $14k
Total Pay
$43k - $145k
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What Do Editor in Chiefs Do?

Editor in Chief Tasks
  • Set and decide editorial policy and article placement.
  • Represent the publication.
  • Edit content.
  • Manage staff and department budget.
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Job Satisfaction for Editor in Chief

3.8 out of 5
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Gender Breakdown

Female
65.8%
Male
34.2%
This data is based on 111 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

78%

Dental

65%

Vision

51%

None

21%