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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Editor-In-Chief make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$79,846 / yrTotal Pay
$53,156 / yrBase Pay
$26,691 / yrAdditional Pay

$79,846

 / yr
$35K$322K
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The estimated total pay for a Editor-In-Chief is $79,846 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $53,156 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 $26,691 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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Some related job titles are Editorial Director Salaries with median pay of $102,314, Managing Editor Salaries with median pay of $99,447, Senior Editor Salaries with median pay of $103,321, Content Editor Salaries with median pay of $91,594.

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Modern Luxury
2.7

Modern Luxury

Editor-In-Chief

$88,907

 /yr
Range: $81K - $115K

$81K

$115K

$81,196 - $114,592 Range

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ALM
3.6

ALM

Editor-In-Chief

$105,032

 /yr
Range: $76K - $120K

$76K

$120K

$75,532 - $120,094 Range

UBM
3.1

UBM

Editor-In-Chief

$83,605

 /yr
Range: $70K - $127K

$70K

$127K

$69,656 - $126,689 Range

F+W, a Content + eCommerce Company
2.3

$63,484

 /yr
Range: $60K - $65K

$60K

$65K

$60,155 - $64,775 Range

BNP Media
3.0

BNP Media

Editor-In-Chief

$70,716

 /yr
Range: $63K - $74K

$63K

$74K

$63,415 - $74,430 Range

Future
3.1

Future

Editor-In-Chief

$104,000

 /yr
Range: $102K - $126K

$102K

$126K

$101,851 - $125,650 Range

Charpak

Editor-In-Chief

$170,084

 /yr
Range: $89K - $181K

$89K

$181K

$89,357 - $180,934 Range

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IBM
4.1

IBM

Editor-In-Chief

$149K

$271K

$149,456 - $271,199 Range

AOL
3.7

AOL

Editor-In-Chief

$112K

$191K

$112,441 - $190,506 Range

Wolters Kluwer
3.8

$59K

$120K

$58,576 - $120,484 Range

Townsquare Media
3.7

$68K

$148K

$68,174 - $148,260 Range

Salem Media Group
4.3

$75K

$100K

$75,043 - $100,287 Range

Self Opportunity
4.3

Self Opportunity

Editor-In-Chief
About 

$31K -$174K

$31K

$174K

$30,735 - $173,872 Range

Medium
3.0

Medium

Editor-In-Chief

$216K

$235K

$216,261 - $234,867 Range

Camping World
3.1

Camping World

Editor-In-Chief

$113K

$124K

$113,058 - $124,496 Range

Elsevier
4.0

Elsevier

Editor-In-Chief

$47K

$228K

$46,779 - $228,271 Range

Buzzmedia
2.8

Buzzmedia

Editor-In-Chief
About 

$212K -$229K

$212K

$229K

$212,052 - $228,779 Range

2.2

Business Journals

Editor-In-Chief
About 

$71K -$79K

$71K

$79K

$70,794 - $78,846 Range

Gannett
3.1

Gannett

Editor-In-Chief

$71K

$81K

$70,631 - $80,687 Range

Brigham Young University (BYU)
4.6

Brigham Young University (BYU)

Editor-In-Chief - Hourly

$12

$15

$12 - $15 Range

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$65,000

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8 days ago by a Editor-In-Chief with 4 to 6 years of experience

$75,000

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$200,000

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17 days ago by a Editor-In-Chief with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$18

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18 days ago by a Editor-In-Chief with 4 to 6 years of experience

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21 days ago by a Editor-In-Chief with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Editor-In-Chief salaries

The national average salary for an Editor-In-Chief is $95,602 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Editor-In-Chief salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 141 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Editor-In-Chief employees.

The highest salary for an Editor-In-Chief in United States is $208,360 per year.

The lowest salary for an Editor-In-Chief in United States is $43,865 per year.

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