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What is the average salary for an Editor?

The average salary of an Editor is $30.2. Salaries start from $14.1 and go up to $51.1. Please note that the average salary for an Editor may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $51.1
Starting ($14.09)
Junior ($18.84)
Experienced ($26.04)
Senior ($36.07)
Highest ($51.05)
Highest

The top 10% of Editors in United States earn:

$51.1
Senior

The top 25% of Editors in United States earn:

$36.1
Experienced

The middle 50% of Editors in United States earn:

$26.0
Junior

The bottom 25% of Editors in United States earn:

$18.8
Starting

The bottom 10% of Editors in United States earn:

$14.1

Historical salary

Editor salary by state

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State Salary Rank
New York 39.2 1
District of Columbia 38.1 2
New Jersey 33.5 3
Massachusetts 33.4 4
Colorado 32.8 5
California 31.6 6
Florida 30.5 7
Washington 30.5 8
United States 30.2 9
Rhode Island 30.0 10
Delaware 29.6 11
Virginia 29.6 12
Maryland 28.8 13
Connecticut 28.4 14
Alaska 28.1 15
Minnesota 27.6 16
Hawaii 27.4 17
Pennsylvania 27.0 18
North Carolina 26.4 19
New Hampshire 26.1 20
Texas 26.1 21
Illinois 26.0 22
Arizona 25.8 23
Nevada 25.1 24
Missouri 25.1 25
Iowa 24.8 26
South Carolina 24.8 27
Vermont 24.5 28
Utah 24.2 29
New Mexico 23.9 30
Georgia 23.9 31
Ohio 23.9 32
Tennessee 23.7 33
Michigan 23.5 34
West Virginia 23.0 35
Indiana 23.0 36
Louisiana 22.7 37
Alabama 22.5 38
Kansas 22.1 39
Wisconsin 22.1 40
Puerto Rico 22 41
Maine 21.7 42
South Dakota 20.9 43
Arkansas 20.8 44
Oregon 20.7 45
North Dakota 20.5 46
Oklahoma 20.2 47
Mississippi 19.8 48
Nebraska 19.8 49
Kentucky 19.6 50
Wyoming 19.4 51
Montana 19.1 52
Idaho 19.0 53

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