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
California $74,900
New York $76,580
New Jersey $85,840
Massachusetts $61,350
Connecticut $65,970
Washington $60,560
Arizona $59,310
Tennessee $60,430
District of Columbia $68,800
Illinois $62,130
Michigan $54,660
Virginia $59,500
Kentucky $51,430
Georgia $52,420
Texas $47,160
Pennsylvania $59,870
Missouri $52,530
Maine $44,010
Ohio $51,610
Colorado $45,910
Utah $54,910
Maryland $47,570
Iowa $49,740
Oregon $41,460
Wisconsin $49,220
North Carolina $41,590
Florida $46,180
Montana $45,040
Kansas $43,470
Nevada $40,370
Idaho $39,490
Oklahoma $39,030
Puerto Rico $41,100
South Carolina $36,740
Arkansas $37,720

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

Film and video editors earn 10% less than similar careers in Georgia. On average, they make less than film directors but more than industrial designers.

Career Median Salary
Film director salary $73K
Filmmaker salary $73K
Talent director salary $73K
Producer salary $73K
Fashion designer salary $66K
Film and video editor salary $52K
Television writer salary $56K
Multimedia animator salary $57K
Urban planner salary $56K
Industrial designer salary $58K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)