Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Video Editor make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$73,640 / yrTotal Pay
$50,483 / yrBase Pay
$23,157 / yrAdditional Pay

$73,640

 / yr
$20K$284K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Video Editor is $73,640 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $50,483 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 $23,157 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. The typical Video Editor salary is $50,483. Salaries can range from $19,962 - $284,100. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Video Editor in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $73,640.

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What is the total pay trajectory for Video Editor?
$73,640 /yr
Video Editor
$86,793 /yr
Senior Video Editor
$67,886 /yr
Lead Video Editor
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What are some related job titles for Video Editor?

Some related job titles are Post Production Editor Salaries with median pay of $87,896, Video Editing Salaries with median pay of $77,283, Video Production Salaries with median pay of $62,429, Assistant Video Editor Salaries with median pay of $64,682.

What are total pay estimates for a Video Editor at different companies?

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Freelancer
4.2
Video Editor

113 salaries

67 open jobs

$5,306

 / mo
Freelance
4.3
Video Editor

45 salaries

$61,384

 / yr
NBCUniversal
4.1
Video Editor

44 salaries

2,882 open jobs

$67,629

 / yr
Sinclair Broadcast Group
3.1
Video Editor

41 salaries

793 open jobs

$54,526

 / yr
TubeScience
2.2
Video Editor

40 salaries

$68,705

 / yr
Tribune Media
3.5
Video Editor

29 salaries

$62,259

 / yr
WarnerMedia
4.0
Video Editor

27 salaries

138 open jobs

$72,342

 / yr

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BuzzFeed
3.7
Video Editor

25 salaries

99 open jobs

$6,164

 / mo

$4,451

 / mo
Nexstar Media Group
2.9
Video Editor

22 salaries

1,209 open jobs

$53,027

 / yr
Hearst
3.7
Video Editor

21 salaries

972 open jobs

$68,457

 / yr
Paramount
3.8
Video Editor

20 salaries

1,236 open jobs

$59,529

 / yr
Walt Disney Company
4.0
Video Editor

18 salaries

1,903 open jobs

$61,214

 / yr
TEGNA
3.5
Video Editor

18 salaries

503 open jobs

$60,847

 / yr
Self Opportunity
4.3
Video Editor

18 salaries

$4,494

 / mo
Condé Nast
3.7
Video Editor

17 salaries

350 open jobs

$67,228

 / yr
Discovery, Inc.
3.8
Video Editor

15 salaries

474 open jobs

$51,112

 / yr
First Media
4.5
Video Editor

14 salaries

10 open jobs

$55,348

 / yr
Vyral Marketing
4.1
Video Editor

14 salaries

$4,720

 / mo
FOX News
3.6
Video Editor

14 salaries

$60,265

 / yr
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Recent video editor Salaries

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Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

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Date of Time

Video Producer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$60,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Video Editor

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$94,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Video Editor

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$50,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Sound and Video Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$20

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Video Editor

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$60

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Video Editor pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Video Editor is $50,483 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Video Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2547 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Video Editor employees.

The highest salary for a Video Editor in United States is $220,145 per year.

The lowest salary for a Video Editor in United States is $11,577 per year.

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