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Managing Editor Salaries

842 SalariesUpdated May 5, 2021

Average Base Pay
$66,883 / yr
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The national average salary for a Managing Editor is $66,883 in United States. Filter by location to see Managing Editor salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 842 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Managing Editor employees.

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Managing Editor

Penguin Random House

$57,894/yr

Range: $42K - $99K

18 salaries

$57,894/yr
$42K$99K

Managing Editor

Taylor & Francis Group

$45,299/yr

Range: $38K - $49K

18 salaries

$45,299/yr
$38K$49K

Managing Editor

Scholastic

$84,222/yr

Range: $61K - $102K

14 salaries

$84,222/yr
$61K$102K

Managing Editor

J&J Editorial

$37,310/yr

Range: $33K - $42K

14 salaries

$37,310/yr
$33K$42K

Managing Editor

American Chemical Society

$101,849/yr

Range: $87K - $138K

13 salaries

$101,849/yr
$87K$138K

Managing Editor

Wolters Kluwer

$72,765/yr

Range: $46K - $142K

12 salaries

$72,765/yr
$46K$142K

Managing Editor

Hearst

$87,956/yr

Range: $63K - $272K

11 salaries

$87,956/yr
$63K$272K

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Managing Editor

Pearson

$82,528/yr

Range: $61K - $106K

10 salaries

$82,528/yr
$61K$106K

Managing Editor

BNP Media

$42,188/yr

Range: $38K - $49K

10 salaries

$42,188/yr
$38K$49K

Managing Editor

UBM

$69,122/yr

Range: $57K - $106K

9 salaries

$69,122/yr
$57K$106K

Managing Editor

Bonnier Corporation

$46,316/yr

Range: $38K - $53K

9 salaries

$46,316/yr
$38K$53K

Managing Editor

Research Square Company

$55,239/yr

Range: $48K - $58K

9 salaries

$55,239/yr
$48K$58K

Managing Editor

Yahoo

$137,749/yr

Range: $90K - $142K

8 salaries

$137,749/yr
$90K$142K

Managing Editor

NBCUniversal

$90,131/yr

Range: $73K - $156K

8 salaries

$90,131/yr
$73K$156K

Managing Editor

Bloomberg Industry Group

$104,517/yr

Range: $90K - $134K

8 salaries

$104,517/yr
$90K$134K

Managing Editor

BH Media Group

$58,969/yr

Range: $49K - $71K

8 salaries

$58,969/yr
$49K$71K

Managing Editor

Allen Press

$31,308/yr

Range: $28K - $45K

8 salaries

$31,308/yr
$28K$45K

Managing Editor

Condé Nast

$126,428/yr

Range: $62K - $248K

7 salaries

$126,428/yr
$62K$248K

Managing Editor

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

$73,305/yr

Range: $67K - $98K

7 salaries

$73,305/yr
$67K$98K

Managing Editor

ALM

$78,099/yr

Range: $64K - $84K

7 salaries

$78,099/yr
$64K$84K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$100,000
per year
A Retoucher in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
An Editor in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
An Editor in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
An Editor in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Kansas City, MO Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$90,000
per year
An Editor in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
 
Full-time
501 to 1000 employees
$22
hourly
A Content Editor in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$109,000
per year
A Managing Editor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $109,000 per year
Additional Pay
$12k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
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