Editor Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 781 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 1, 2019
Average salary
$50,621 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$120,000
Salary Distribution

How much does an Editor make in the United States?

The average salary for an Editor is $50,621 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 781 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.
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Editor salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$96,977 per year
11 salaries
$84,667 per year
$70,004 per year
$65,088 per year
$113,831 per year
$114,168 per year
$100,033 per year
5 salaries
$72,928 per year
$70,000 per year
$60,526 per year
Editor salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$61,000 per year
$54,995 per year
$54,013 per year
$83,190 per year
$61,586 per year

Job openings for Editor

  • Scribe
    SCRIBE
    Remote
    $60 - $70 an hour
  • Editor
    PENDIUM Publishing House
    Raleigh, NC
  • Editor/Staff Writer
    Creadigo
    Saint Paul, MN
    $50 an hour
  • Freelance Editor
    Full Picture
    3.6
    Los Angeles, CA
    $300 - $450 a day
  • Assistant Editor, School & Library
    Lerner Universal
    Minneapolis, MN
  • Assistant Editor
    The Refinery Creative
    2.0
    Sherman Oaks, CA
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