Average Film Editor Salary

$50,432
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$30k
MEDIAN
$50k
90%
$126k

The average salary for a Film Editor is $50,432

Base Salary
$30k - $126k
Bonus
$3 - $5k
Total Pay
$30k - $127k
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What Do Film Editors Do?

Film Editor Tasks
  • Edit film footage to fit with scripts and storylines.
  • Add text, music, sound effects, and other layers to footage.
  • Cut shots and match audio and video to chosen video.
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