Web Content Editor Salary

The average salary for a Web Content Editor is $46,147 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Marketing Communications is associated with high pay for this job.
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$32,043 - $69,925
$32K
$46K
$70K
MEDIAN: $45,546
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$11.66 - $31.09
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MEDIAN: $18.65
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$0$69K
Salary $32,043 - $69,925
Bonus $484.79 - $6,205
Commission $800
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).
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$29,964 - $69,915
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 283
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $11.66 - $31.09
Overtime $20.39 - $46.24
Annual Data $0$69K
Bonus $484.79 - $6,205
Commission $800
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).
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$29,964 - $69,915
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 123

Job Description for Web Content Editor

Web content editors use their web publishing and writing skills to further their company's reputation and goals. They must be able to navigate and use the web publishing tools used by the company, which can range from a blog to a Wikipedia page to a full website. Additionally, they must be able to create original content that meets company standards for quality, consistency, and formatting. The web content editor is often expected to maintain and present data to supervisors and staff related to the number of users, page views, and other metrics. Administration and maintenance of the company's social media presence may also be required of the web content editor, and familiarity with different social media platforms may be expected for this position. This position takes place mainly in an office during regular business editors. Generally, the web content editor works with other writers in their company, as well as (potentially) freelance writers.

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Web Content Editor Tasks

  • Edit and manage the communication content of websites, including marketing.
  • Work with marketing to ensure content supports corporate goals.
  • Promote content standards and consistency across the website.

Common Career Paths for Web Content Editor


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Web Content Editor Job Listings

Popular Skills for Web Content Editor

Pay by Experience Level for Web Content Editor

Pay by Experience for a Web Content Editor has a positive trend. An entry-level Web Content Editor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 300 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Web Content Editor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 106 salaries. An experienced Web Content Editor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 63 salaries. A Web Content Editor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 22 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $44,591

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Key Stats for Web Content Editor

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Web Content Editor Salaries

▲38%

▲23%

▲17%

National Average
$45,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Web Content Editor Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 29%