$57k $57k
117k 117k
-5.3% -5.3%
3.4/5 3.4/5
Bachelors Bachelors

How much does an Editor make in Alabama?

Average Editor Hourly Wage in Alabama

Editors earn a median hourly wage of $23.35. Hourly wages typically start from $13.17 and go up to $39.51.

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

Average Editor Yearly Salary in Alabama

Editors earn a median salary of $48,570 per year. Salaries typically start from $27,390 and go up to $82,170.

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

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Employment Type Mix

56%
Full-Time
44%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.8
SCORE
1120
RATINGS
Editors average a score of 2.8 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Editors in the 27th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Editor Earnings by Seniority

Top End Editor Earnings

The highest earning Editors in Alabama earn:

$39.51
an hour
$82,170
per year
Senior Editor Earnings

Senior Editors in Alabama earn:

$29.30
an hour
$60,940
per year
Experienced Editor Earnings

Experienced Editors in Alabama earn:

$23.35
an hour
$48,570
per year
Junior Editor Earnings

Junior Editors in Alabama earn:

$15.17
an hour
$31,560
per year
Starting Editor Earnings

Starting Editors in Alabama earn:

$13.17
an hour
$27,390
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Editor salary comparison

Editors earn less than 67% percent of Journalism & Writing careers in Alabama. Editor salaries are in the bottom 57% of all careers in Alabama.

News Anchor Salary in Alabama $82k
Technical Writer Salary in Alabama $62k
Author Salary in Alabama $50k
Editor Salary $48k
Journalist Salary in Alabama $33k
Sports Writer Salary in Alabama $27k
Proofreader Salary in Alabama $24k
Source:

Historical salary for Editors in Alabama

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