The average salary for an editor in the United States is around $35,639 per year.
This is 45% below the national average. Updated in 2017.
Editors earn an average yearly salary of $35,639. Wages typically start from $31,509 and go up to $50,496.
Editor earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Editor salary by state
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