Film and video editor earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Film and video editor salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New York $44,279
California $42,731
Texas $27,000

How do film and video editor salaries compare to similar careers?

Film and video editors earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than set designers but more than graphic designers.

Career Median Salary
Set designer salary $29K
Precious metal worker salary $38K
Gem worker salary $38K
Painting, coating & decorating worker salary $30K
Filmmaker salary $38K
Film and video editor salary $36K
Costume designer salary $28K
Fashion designer salary $37K
Jeweler salary $30K
Graphic designer salary $34K