Experienced Editorial Director Salary

An average Experienced Editorial Director can expect to take home roughly $97K per year. Female Experienced Editorial Directors make up most of the survey respondents at 77 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$60,110 - $136,393
MEDIAN: $96,333

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Salary $60,110 - $136,393
Bonus $1,216 - $29,590
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).
$59,532 - $140,588
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 106

Editorial Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $96,021

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

Experienced Editorial Directors will find that New York offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 10 percent.

Key Stats for Editorial Director


73 %
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Editorial Director Salaries

National Average


People Management

Project Management

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.


73 %
27 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 9%