What is the average salary for an Editor in Illinois?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of an Editor is $54,110. Salaries start from $29,110 and go up to $83,220. 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.

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Highest

The top 10% of Editors in Chicago, Illinois earn:

$83,220
Senior

The top 25% of Editors in Chicago, Illinois earn:

$65,700
Experienced

The middle 50% of Editors in Chicago, Illinois earn:

$49,770
Junior

The bottom 25% of Editors in Chicago, Illinois earn:

$37,670
Starting

The bottom 10% of Editors in Chicago, Illinois earn:

$29,110

Historical salary

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics