How much does a Video Editor make?

Updated Jan 21, 2022

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Employer Size

Experience

$55,141 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,887 salaries

$32K

Low

$55K

Average

$95K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Video Editor make? The national average salary for a Video Editor is $55,141 in United States. Filter by location to see Video Editor salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,887 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Video Editor employees.

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What is the salary trajectory for a Video Editor?

$55,141 /yr
Video Editor
$81,473 /yr
Senior Video Editor
$59,453 /yr
Lead Video Editor
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What are some related job titles for a Video Editor?

Post Production Editor

$52,205

per year

Video Editing

$56,464

per year

Video Production

$50,587

per year

Assistant Video Editor

$49,239

per year

Recent User Submitted Salaries for Video Producer in United States of America

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$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Video Producer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$125,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$20

/hrAvg Base Salary

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

$20

/hrAvg Base Salary

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

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$16,000

/moAvg Base Salary

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

$52,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Video Producer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$18

/hrAvg Base Salary

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

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Sinclair Broadcast Group
3.1

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Video Editor

$33,277

 /yr
Range: $27K - $57K

$27K

$57K

$26,769 - $57,013 Range

TubeScience
2.5

TubeScience

Video Editor

$58,824

 /yr
Range: $50K - $70K

$50K

$70K

$50,246 - $70,344 Range

NBCUniversal
4.1

NBCUniversal

Video Editor

$81,759

 /yr
Range: $43K - $131K

$43K

$131K

$43,120 - $130,796 Range

Tribune Media
3.4

Tribune Media

Video Editor

$36,009

 /yr
Range: $29K - $63K

$29K

$63K

$29,251 - $62,624 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Video Editor - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $13 - $55

$13

$55

$13 - $55 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Video Editor

$63,787

 /yr
Range: $33K - $109K

$33K

$109K

$32,504 - $108,947 Range

Nexstar Media Group
2.7

Nexstar Media Group

Video Editor

$35,258

 /yr
Range: $27K - $48K

$27K

$48K

$27,210 - $48,300 Range

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WarnerMedia
3.9

WarnerMedia

Video Editor

$79,245

 /yr
Range: $42K - $141K

$42K

$141K

$41,836 - $141,026 Range

Meredith Corporation
3.5

Meredith Corporation

Video Editor

$56,637

 /yr
Range: $28K - $105K

$28K

$105K

$28,240 - $104,591 Range

TEGNA
3.5

TEGNA

Video Editor

$51,738

 /yr
Range: $31K - $59K

$31K

$59K

$30,841 - $58,837 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Video Editor - Hourly Contractor

$41

 /hr
Range: $16 - $100

$16

$100

$16 - $100 Range

Freelance
4.3

Freelance

Video Editor - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $10 - $84

$10

$84

$10 - $84 Range

Vyral Marketing
4.2

Vyral Marketing

Video Editor - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $13

$11

$13

$11 - $13 Range

Freelance
4.3

Freelance

Video Editor

$84,928

 /yr
Range: $34K - $181K

$34K

$181K

$34,129 - $181,157 Range

Hearst
3.6

Hearst

Video Editor

$57,092

 /yr
Range: $47K - $71K

$47K

$71K

$47,453 - $71,470 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Video Editor - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $10 - $36

$10

$36

$10 - $36 Range

BuzzFeed
3.8

BuzzFeed

Video Editor

$70,897

 /yr
Range: $46K - $98K

$46K

$98K

$45,827 - $97,837 Range

Time Warner Cable
3.2

Time Warner Cable

Video Editor

$52,450

 /yr
Range: $50K - $81K

$50K

$81K

$49,679 - $80,815 Range

Walt Disney Company
4

Walt Disney Company

Video Editor

$92,393

 /yr
Range: $67K - $131K

$67K

$131K

$66,904 - $130,855 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Video Editor - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $18 - $73

$18

$73

$18 - $73 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Video Editor salaries

The national average salary for a Video Editor is $55,141 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Video Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1887 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Video Editor employees.

The highest salary for a Video Editor in United States is $94,510 per year.

The lowest salary for a Video Editor in United States is $32,172 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Video Editor or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Video Editor.