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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Content Editor make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$78,385 / yrTotal Pay
$52,157 / yrBase Pay
$26,229 / yrAdditional Pay

$78,385

 / yr
$20K$505K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Content Editor is $78,385 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $52,157 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 $26,229 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. The typical Content Editor salary is $52,157. Salaries can range from $20,044 - $504,530. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Content Editor in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $78,385.

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$89,307 /yr
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$99,251 /yr
Senior Editor
$85,506 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Content Editor?

Some related job titles are Content Writer/Editor Salaries with median pay of $84,439, Copy Editor Salaries with median pay of $77,242, Managing Editor Salaries with median pay of $90,567, Writer Salaries with median pay of $67,794.

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Vivial
4.2

Vivial

Content Editor

$45,600

 /yr
Range: $39K - $50K

$39K

$50K

$39,057 - $49,977 Range

ProQuest
4.0

ProQuest

Content Editor

$45,939

 /yr
Range: $41K - $58K

$41K

$58K

$41,258 - $57,958 Range

Gracenote
3.9

Gracenote

Content Editor

$49,090

 /yr
Range: $31K - $55K

$31K

$55K

$31,244 - $55,189 Range

Booking.com
3.7

Booking.com

Content Editor

$42,907

 /yr
Range: $39K - $62K

$39K

$62K

$38,797 - $61,615 Range

MultiView
3.2

MultiView

Content Editor

$48,620

 /yr
Range: $42K - $71K

$42K

$71K

$42,000 - $71,078 Range

KWSM: a digital marketing agency
3.5

$53,291

 /yr
Range: $44K - $56K

$44K

$56K

$44,311 - $55,657 Range

Expedia Group
4.1

Expedia Group

Content Editor - Hourly Contractor

$17

$28

$17 - $28 Range

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Lifeway Christian Resources
3.8

$61,433

 /yr
Range: $52K - $81K

$52K

$81K

$51,653 - $81,141 Range

Expedia Group
4.1

Expedia Group

Content Editor

$58,493

 /yr
Range: $42K - $65K

$42K

$65K

$41,623 - $65,141 Range

LexisNexis Legal & Professional
3.9

$46K

$449K

$45,802 - $448,807 Range

Periscope
3.1

Periscope

Content Editor

$44,424

 /yr
Range: $40K - $56K

$40K

$56K

$39,767 - $55,901 Range

ESPN
4.1

ESPN

Content Editor

$59,988

 /yr
Range: $50K - $82K

$50K

$82K

$50,390 - $81,578 Range

Rovi
2.7

Rovi

Content Editor

$48,130

 /yr
Range: $40K - $54K

$40K

$54K

$39,592 - $54,077 Range

Boostability
3.7

Boostability

Content Editor - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $22

$15

$22

$15 - $22 Range

Hawke Media
3.5

Hawke Media

Content Editor

$61,083

 /yr
Range: $55K - $68K

$55K

$68K

$55,000 - $68,496 Range

CopyPress
4.2

CopyPress

Content Editor

$42,400

 /yr
Range: $33K - $46K

$33K

$46K

$32,837 - $46,264 Range

Tesla Government
4.1

Tesla Government

Content Editor

$60,938

 /yr
Range: $56K - $68K

$56K

$68K

$55,899 - $67,595 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Content Editor

$85,072

 /yr
Range: $68K - $100K

$68K

$100K

$67,843 - $100,000 Range

Hilton
4.1

Hilton

Content Editor

$53,308

 /yr
Range: $50K - $58K

$50K

$58K

$49,977 - $57,590 Range

Wolters Kluwer
3.8

Wolters Kluwer

Content Editor

$55,543

 /yr
Range: $44K - $61K

$44K

$61K

$44,259 - $60,774 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Assignment Editor in United States of America

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$19

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

$40,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$125,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$72,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

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$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Editor with 7 to 9 years of experience

$84,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

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Frequently asked questions about a Content Editor salaries

The national average salary for a Content Editor is $53,460 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Content Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 394 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Content Editor employees.

The highest salary for a Content Editor in United States is $78,268 per year.

The lowest salary for a Content Editor in United States is $36,516 per year.

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