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Editor salary in United States

How much does an Editor make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $66,257
Low $38,236
High $114,813
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a editor is $66,257 per year in the United States. 1.2k salaries reported, updated at September 27, 2023

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Top companies for Editors in United States

  1. InterImage
    16 reviews8 salaries reported
    $102,445per year
  2. $92,135per year
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Highest paying cities for Editors near United States

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $112,063 per year
    14 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $79,552 per year
    216 salaries reported
  3. Boston, MA
    $73,339 per year
    26 salaries reported
  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $72,091 per year
    36 salaries reported
  2. Baltimore, MD
    $66,228 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Denver, CO
    $62,719 per year
    7 salaries reported
  1. Boise, ID
    $60,256 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Philadelphia, PA
    $50,874 per year
    34 salaries reported
  3. Burbank, CA
    $47,826 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Where can an Editor earn more?

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Most common benefits for Editors

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 501 ratings

47% of Editors in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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