Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Associate Editor make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$87,453 / yrTotal Pay
$59,741 / yrBase Pay
$27,713 / yrAdditional Pay

$87,453

 / yr
$38K$209K
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The estimated total pay for a Associate Editor is $87,453 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $59,741 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $27,713 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Penguin Random House
3.9

Penguin Random House

Associate Editor

$61,724

 /yr
Range: $53K - $70K

$53K

$70K

$52,597 - $69,967 Range

Springer Nature
3.7

Springer Nature

Associate Editor

$63,457

 /yr
Range: $53K - $89K

$53K

$89K

$52,689 - $88,940 Range

Huffington Post
3.8

Huffington Post

Associate Editor

$49,718

 /yr
Range: $37K - $64K

$37K

$64K

$37,429 - $63,993 Range

Meredith Corporation
3.5

Meredith Corporation

Associate Editor

$62,595

 /yr
Range: $50K - $71K

$50K

$71K

$50,390 - $71,340 Range

Condé Nast
3.7

Condé Nast

Associate Editor

$65,866

 /yr
Range: $51K - $81K

$51K

$81K

$51,269 - $81,204 Range

Pearson
3.7

Pearson

Associate Editor

$50,259

 /yr
Range: $44K - $54K

$44K

$54K

$43,668 - $54,056 Range

Oxford University Press
3.5

Oxford University Press

Associate Editor

$47,450

 /yr
Range: $45K - $55K

$45K

$55K

$45,367 - $55,166 Range

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Time Inc.
3.3

Time Inc.

Associate Editor

$61,660

 /yr
Range: $49K - $80K

$49K

$80K

$49,251 - $79,590 Range

Hearst
3.7

Hearst

Associate Editor

$57,605

 /yr
Range: $47K - $68K

$47K

$68K

$46,593 - $67,791 Range

Simon & Schuster
3.9

Simon & Schuster

Associate Editor

$53,505

 /yr
Range: $47K - $63K

$47K

$63K

$46,593 - $62,597 Range

AOL
3.6

AOL

Associate Editor

$51,242

 /yr
Range: $43K - $114K

$43K

$114K

$42,681 - $113,830 Range

ESPN
4.1

ESPN

Associate Editor

$56,986

 /yr
Range: $45K - $72K

$45K

$72K

$45,448 - $71,798 Range

Macmillan Publishers
3.9

Macmillan Publishers

Associate Editor

$50,581

 /yr
Range: $42K - $66K

$42K

$66K

$42,048 - $66,349 Range

Industry Dive
4.2

Industry Dive

Associate Editor

$54,537

 /yr
Range: $47K - $63K

$47K

$63K

$46,753 - $63,445 Range

Hachette Book Group
4.0

Hachette Book Group

Associate Editor

$55,333

 /yr
Range: $47K - $67K

$47K

$67K

$46,645 - $67,277 Range

Pearson
3.7

Pearson

Associate Editor - Contractor

$55,176

 /yr
Range: $45K - $64K

$45K

$64K

$45,148 - $64,372 Range

W.W. Norton
3.7

W.W. Norton

Associate Editor

$52,652

 /yr
Range: $48K - $70K

$48K

$70K

$47,500 - $69,586 Range

BNP Media
3.0

BNP Media

Associate Editor

$35,990

 /yr
Range: $32K - $57K

$32K

$57K

$31,856 - $56,632 Range

S&P Global
4.1

S&P Global

Associate Editor

$72,812

 /yr
Range: $55K - $80K

$55K

$80K

$54,644 - $80,029 Range

Inside Washington Publishers
3.4

$53,128

 /yr
Range: $40K - $68K

$40K

$68K

$40,000 - $68,171 Range

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$55,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Associate Editor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$87,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Associate Editor with 4 to 6 years of experience

$62,400

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Associate Editor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$49,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Associate Editor with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$85,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Associate Editor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$46,300

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$5,500/yr

13 days ago by a Associate Editor with 4 to 6 years of experience

$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Associate Editor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$65,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Associate Editor with 4 to 6 years of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

15 days ago by a Associate Editor with 10 to 14 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Associate Editor salaries

The national average salary for an Associate Editor is $52,576 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Associate Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1427 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Associate Editor employees.

The highest salary for an Associate Editor in United States is $71,510 per year.

The lowest salary for an Associate Editor in United States is $38,655 per year.

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