The average salary for an editor in the United States is around $35,666 per year.
This is 40% below the national average. Updated in 2017.
Editors earn an average yearly salary of $35,666. Wages typically start from $31,527 and go up to $49,546.
Editor earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Editor salary by state
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How do editor salaries compare to similar careers?
|Sports writer salary||$27K|
|News reporter salary||$27K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)