Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Executive Editor is $85,722
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Executive Editors?
An early career Executive Editor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,045 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Executive Editor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,955 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Executive …Read more
What Do Executive Editors Do?
Executive editors are generally responsible for writing articles and assisting employees with the publication of articles. When assisting others, executive editors typically assist in the editing of punctuation, style, grammar, and spelling, as well as avoiding plagiarism of any kind. They generally check for plagiarism using computer programs, as well as analyze and evaluate articles for originality.
Executive editors often serve as strategists for publication companies and must have a clear …Read more
- Lead writing and marketing teams, ensuring brand standards are met or exceeded.
- Identify new content streams and market them to specific sub-groups.
- Write and edit content, mentoring writers.
- Integrate content and delivery across platforms to improve readers' experience.