Newspaper Editor Salary
|Salary||$27,526 - $84,058|
|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).)
|$24,035 - $79,705|
|Hourly Rate||$9.79 - $25.18|
|Total Pay (||$24,035 - $79,705|
Job Description for Newspaper Editor
- Develop story or content ideas.
- Supervise and coordinate work of reporters and other editors.
- Ensure adherence to a style guide, correct formatting and consistent use of language within a document.
- Review, rewrite and edit the work of writers.
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Popular Skills for Newspaper Editor
Just a handful of professional skills are reported by Newspaper Editors who took the survey. Most notably, skills in Editing, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, and QuarkXPress are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include QuarkXPress, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Photoshop. For most people, competency in Adobe InDesign indicates knowledge of Adobe Photoshop.
Pay by Experience Level for Newspaper Editor
Pay by Experience for a Newspaper Editor has a positive trend. An entry-level Newspaper Editor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 29 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Newspaper Editor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Newspaper Editor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 40 salaries. A Newspaper Editor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 42 salaries.
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