Average Managing Editor Salary

$65,141
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$43k
MEDIAN
$65k
90%
$101k

The average salary for a Managing Editor is $65,141

Base Salary
$43k - $101k
Bonus
$520 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $5k
Commission
$0 - $51k
Total Pay
$41k - $104k
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What Do Managing Editors Do?

Managing Editor Tasks
  • Initiate and approve story assignments.
  • Work with the executive editor on all aspects of producing the company's print and digital products.
  • Manage creation of all editorial content.
  • Manage beat editors, copy editors and multimedia editors.
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How do Managing Editors Rate Their Jobs?

3.7 out of 5
(152)
Highly Satisfied
17Reviews
Based on 152 responses, the job of Managing Editor has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.71 out of 5. On average, Managing Editors are highly satisfied with their job.