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
Alaska $38,300
Alabama $45,650
Arkansas $37,720
Arizona $49,840
California $74,900
Colorado $45,910
Connecticut $65,970
District of Columbia $68,800
Florida $46,180
Georgia $52,420
Iowa $51,239
Idaho $42,997
Illinois $64,820
Indiana $40,590
Kansas $46,720
Kentucky $51,430
Massachusetts $61,350
Maryland $47,570
Maine $44,010
Michigan $54,660
Minnesota $42,110
Missouri $52,530
Montana $45,040
North Carolina $41,590
Nebraska $44,450
New Hampshire $62,270
New Jersey $85,840
New Mexico $48,710
Nevada $40,370
New York $76,580
Ohio $51,610
Oklahoma $39,030
Oregon $41,460
Pennsylvania $51,420
Puerto Rico $41,100
South Carolina $36,740
Tennessee $60,430
Texas $47,160
Utah $54,910
Virginia $59,500
Washington $60,560
Wisconsin $49,220

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

Film and video editors earn about the same as related careers in California. On average, they make less than talent agents but more than make-up artists.

Career Median Salary
Talent agent salary $68K
Television writer salary $75K
Fashion designer salary $79K
Architect salary $87K
Urban planner salary $90K
Film and video editor salary $75K
Multimedia animator salary $85K
Court reporter salary $90K
Camera operator salary $68K
Make-Up artist salary $72K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)