Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Sr. Editor is $68,274
What Do Sr. Editors Do?
Whether in journalism, publishing, or other online content creation, a message must be clear, correct, and properly formatted to be effective. Editors ensure this happens, and the senior editor oversees a team of editors to make sure the team's work conforms to standard. To do this, senior editors proofread submitted copy and ensure that the text is readable and accurate throughout the piece; they also make sure to spot any spelling or grammar errors that junior editors may have missed. In …Read more
- Utilize mastery of the English language to write and proofread articles for accuracy, consistency, and overall quality.
- Track expenses related to publication.
- Create content ideas; delegate and oversee writing assignments.