$89,839
Avg. Salary
$48.32
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$8,355

Bonus

$10,750

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Editorial Director is $48.32 per hour.

The average pay for an Editorial Director is $89,839 per year.

10%
$18.25
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$48.32
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$73.97
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90%
MEDIAN $48.32
10%
$59k
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$90k
50%
$135k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $89,839
$58,891 - $134,644
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MEDIAN: $89,839
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$0$141K
Salary $58,891 - $134,644
Bonus $1,538 - $24,361
Profit Sharing $10,750
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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$59,087 - $141,348
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 335
Hourly Data $0$73
Hourly Rate $18.25 - $73.97
Annual Data $0$141K
Bonus $1,538 - $24,361
Profit Sharing $10,750
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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$59,087 - $141,348
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Editorial Director

Most of the time, editorial directors work for media and advertising publications. Most of them work for multi-platform publishing companies that include print and online publications. They are responsible for editorial content, voice content, photography, and/or graphics.

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Editorial Director Tasks
  • Develop, lead, and enforce the voice and strategic branding of the organization across all departments.
  • Develop and execute editorial concepts for the long- and short-term.
  • Manage vendor and community relationships.
  • Manage a team of content producers, including assignments and schedules.

Editorial Director Job Listings

Popular Skills for Editorial Director

Pay by Experience Level for Editorial Director

Pay by Experience for an Editorial Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Editorial Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 22 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Editorial Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Editorial Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $97,000 based on 98 salaries. An Editorial Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $112,000 based on 60 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $93,608

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

Editorial Director Advice

Q: What is it like working as an Editorial Director?

Editorial Director in Nashville:
"The magnitude of the tasks."
Stay focused on the ultimate goal.

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Key Stats for Editorial Director

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
29%

Experience Affects Editorial Director Salaries

▲20%

▲4%

National Average
$94,000

▼7%

▼27%

Skills That Affect Editorial Director Salaries

Strategic Planning
▲34%

Content Management
▲7%

Strategy
▲1%

National Average
$94,000


▼7%


Web Content Management
▼18%

Copywriting
▼50%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 8%