Average Magazine Publisher Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Magazine Publisher is $95,774 in 2023

Base Salary
$35k - $168k
$1k - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $793
$23k - $92k
Total Pay
$40k - $170k
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What Do Magazine Publishers Do?

Magazine Publisher Tasks
  • Work with editorial team and management to develop and implement goals and initiatives.
  • Supervise management, assisting in hiring and training.
  • Manage business-to-business advertising and sales and conduct daily prospecting via meetings and presentations.
  • Build contacts, partners, and funding opportunities through networking and community outreach.
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How do Magazine Publishers Rate Their Jobs?

4.4 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
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FAQs About Magazine Publishers

What is the highest pay for Magazine Publishers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Magazine Publisher is $168k / year

What is the lowest pay for Magazine Publishers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Magazine Publisher is $35k / year

How can Magazine Publishers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Magazine Publisher is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Magazine Publisher that oversees more junior Magazine Publishers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.