Editor Salaries

9,425 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$52,107 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,801
Range$675 - $11,554

How much does a Editor make?

The national average salary for a Editor is $52,107 in United States. Filter by location to see Editor salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 9,425 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Editor employees.

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Bloomberg L.P.

$122,814/yr

Range: $75K - $166K

30 salaries

$122,814/yr
$75K$166K

Editor

Huffington Post

$61,669/yr

Range: $51K - $88K

26 salaries

$61,669/yr
$51K$88K

Editor

Pearson

$57,264/yr

Range: $38K - $131K

24 salaries

$57,264/yr
$38K$131K

Editor

McGraw Hill

$60,645/yr

Range: $57K - $67K

23 salaries

$60,645/yr
$57K$67K

Editor

Penguin Random House

$59,433/yr

Range: $55K - $70K

21 salaries

$59,433/yr
$55K$70K

Editor

Sinclair Broadcast Group

$45,419/yr

Range: $40K - $58K

20 salaries

$45,419/yr
$40K$58K

Editor

Hearst

$60,802/yr

Range: $50K - $123K

20 salaries

$60,802/yr
$50K$123K

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Editor

Tribune Media

$43,930/yr

Range: $39K - $95K

20 salaries

$43,930/yr
$39K$95K

Editor

Business Wire

$47,314/yr

Range: $39K - $52K

20 salaries

$47,314/yr
$39K$52K

Editor

AOL

$49,875/yr

Range: $38K - $63K

19 salaries

$49,875/yr
$38K$63K

Editor

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

$57,356/yr

Range: $48K - $74K

18 salaries

$57,356/yr
$48K$74K

Editor

Wiley

$70,784/yr

Range: $44K - $96K

18 salaries

$70,784/yr
$44K$96K

Editor

Patch

$46,466/yr

Range: $41K - $59K

17 salaries

$46,466/yr
$41K$59K

Editor

NBCUniversal

$64,880/yr

Range: $53K - $103K

17 salaries

$64,880/yr
$53K$103K

Editor

Prime Publishing

$42,312/yr

Range: $31K - $58K

16 salaries

$42,312/yr
$31K$58K

Editor - Hourly Contractor

Research Square

$11/hr

Range: $5 - $38

16 salaries

$11/hr
$5$38

Editor

Scholastic

$60,178/yr

Range: $44K - $108K

15 salaries

$60,178/yr
$44K$108K

Editor

Meredith Corporation

$64,220/yr

Range: $51K - $138K

15 salaries

$64,220/yr
$51K$138K

Editor

Associated Press

$82,013/yr

Range: $70K - $99K

15 salaries

$82,013/yr
$70K$99K

Editor

Future

$59,067/yr

Range: $54K - $97K

13 salaries

$59,067/yr
$54K$97K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent editor salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$85,000
per year
An Editor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
An Editor in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$69,000
per year
An Editor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $69,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$45,000
per year
An Editor in the Lakeland, FL Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Lakeland, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
An Editor in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
A Content Editor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$58,000
per year
An Editor in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $58,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment