Editor Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 1,807 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 19, 2018
Average salary
$45,909 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$121,000
Salary Distribution

How much does an Editor make in the United States?

The average salary for an Editor is $45,909 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 1,807 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Editor employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for an Editor is less than 1 year.
Editor salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$107,434 per year
$99,265 per year
$94,873 per year
$83,609 per year
$84,372 per year
$73,084 per year
$73,171 per year
5 salaries
$139,462 per year
$107,403 per year
$74,052 per year
Editor salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$58,922 per year
$61,062 per year
$74,366 per year
$41,363 per year
$45,982 per year

Editor job openings

Associate Editor, Special Projects
GateHouse Media, Inc
Greenville, SC
Publications Manager and Editor
Maryland Historical Society
Baltimore, MD
Juvenile Book Editor
Quarto Publishing Group
Seattle, WA
Editor Jobs