Average Editorial Assistant Salary

$37,291
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$30k
MEDIAN
$37k
90%
$46k

The average salary for an Editorial Assistant is $37,291

Base Salary
$30k - $46k
Bonus
$139 - $3k
Total Pay
$29k - $47k
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What Do Editorial Assistants Do?

Editorial Assistant Tasks
  • Provide administrative assistance like filing, correspondence, maintaining calendars, and preparing materials.
  • Perform copy edits to enforce conformance with organizational standards and guidelines.
  • Track, analyze, and report on submissions, authors, and responses to pieces.
  • Assist with monitoring and editing content and communicating with writers.
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Job Satisfaction for Editorial Assistant

3.5 out of 5
(63)
Satisfied
9Reviews
Based on 63 responses, the job of Editorial Assistant has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.49 out of 5. On average, Editorial Assistants are satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
84.3%
Male
14.7%
Prefer to self-define
1.0%
This data is based on 191 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

71%

Dental

56%

Vision

47%

None

29%