Editor Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 3,617 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: December 13, 2017
Average salary
$48,858 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$118,000
Salary Distribution

How much does an Editor make in the United States?

The average salary for an Editor is $48,858 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 3,617 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Editor employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. The typical tenure for an Editor is less than 1 year.
Editor salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
24 salaries
$96,545 per year
6 salaries
$81,648 per year
$76,055 per year
$72,695 per year
19 salaries
$67,066 per year
7 salaries
$58,424 per year
$81,674 per year
$69,827 per year
$63,600 per year
7 salaries
$58,227 per year
Editor salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$61,897 per year
$67,227 per year
$57,023 per year
$51,524 per year
$48,382 per year

Editor job openings

Editor (10-25 hours/week)
First Quarter Finance
Remote
Part-Time Editor
Passport Admissions
San Diego, CA
Freelance Copyeditors and Proofreaders
Simon & Schuster
Avon, MA
Editor Jobs