Average Web Editor Salary

$50,442
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,933
Bonus
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The average salary for a Web Editor is $50,442.
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MEDIAN $50,442
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Salary
$35k - $74k
Bonus
$395 - $8k
Total Pay
$31k - $74k

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Job Description for Web Editor

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Popular Skills for Web Editor

Skills in Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Copywriting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include HTML, Web Content Management and Editing.

Pay by Experience Level for Web Editor

An entry-level Web Editor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $37,493 based on 45 salaries. An early career Web Editor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,032 based on 167 salaries. A mid-career Web Editor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,337 based on 126 salaries. An experienced Web Editor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 49 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $68,984.
Employees with Web Editor in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 20.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (18.9% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (2.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (14.8% less), Austin, Texas (12.8% less) and Chicago, Illinois (8.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 402 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.2%
Early Career
41.5%
Mid Career
31.3%
Experienced
12.2%
Late Career
3.7%