Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Editorial Assistant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$96,191 / yrTotal Pay
$44,910 / yrBase Pay
$51,281 / yrAdditional Pay

$96,191

 / yr
$35K$635K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Editorial Assistant is $96,191 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $44,910 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 $51,281 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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What are total pay estimates for an Editorial Assistant at different companies?

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Total Pay Range
Oxford University Press
3.5
Editorial Assistant

80 salaries

123 open jobs

$44,895

 / yr
Pearson
3.7
Editorial Assistant

74 salaries

7,932 open jobs

$49,372

 / yr
Penguin Random House
3.9
Editorial Assistant

65 salaries

122 open jobs

$46,982

 / yr
Taylor & Francis Group
3.9
Editorial Assistant

65 salaries

115 open jobs

$43,655

 / yr
Wiley
4.1
Editorial Assistant

50 salaries

156 open jobs

$54,530

 / yr
Hearst
3.7
Editorial Assistant

48 salaries

977 open jobs

$55,495

 / yr
Simon & Schuster
3.9
Editorial Assistant

43 salaries

$48,760

 / yr

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Cengage Group
4.1
Editorial Assistant

35 salaries

158 open jobs

$51,268

 / yr
HarperCollins
3.6
Editorial Assistant

33 salaries

60 open jobs

$46,678

 / yr
SAGE Publishing
3.7
Editorial Assistant

33 salaries

69 open jobs

$3,686

 / mo
Condé Nast
3.7
Editorial Assistant

32 salaries

365 open jobs

$54,700

 / yr
Macmillan Publishers
3.9
Editorial Assistant

32 salaries

27 open jobs

$45,865

 / yr
W.W. Norton
3.7
Editorial Assistant

31 salaries

10 open jobs

$48,903

 / yr
J&J Editorial
3.1
Editorial Assistant

30 salaries

4 open jobs

$48,225

 / yr
Time Inc.
3.3
Editorial Assistant

24 salaries

1 open jobs

$46,815

 / yr
Wolters Kluwer
3.8
Editorial Assistant

23 salaries

1,368 open jobs

$54,595

 / yr
Hachette Book Group
4.0
Editorial Assistant

16 salaries

77 open jobs

$47,168

 / yr
Springer Nature
3.7
Editorial Assistant

14 salaries

233 open jobs

$47,645

 / yr
Cambridge University Press & Assessment
3.9
Editorial Assistant

14 salaries

99 open jobs

$45,613

 / yr
Scholastic
3.6
Editorial Assistant

13 salaries

171 open jobs

$51,251

 / yr
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Recent editorial assistant Salaries

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Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

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Date of Time

Grocery Order Writer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$17

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Editorial Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$49,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Press Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$33,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Editorial Strategist

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$1,800

/mo

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Editorial Coordinator

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$65,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Whole Body Order Writer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Editorial Assistant

United States of America

 | <1 year

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Editorial Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$25

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Editorial Assistant pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Editorial Assistant is $44,910 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Editorial Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1585 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Editorial Assistant employees.

The highest salary for an Editorial Assistant in United States is $66,185 per year.

The lowest salary for an Editorial Assistant in United States is $30,474 per year.

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