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

How much does an Editor make in Maryland?

Average Editor Hourly Wage in Maryland

Editors earn a median hourly wage of $28.09. Hourly wages typically start from $16.17 and go up to $49.28.

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

Average Editor Yearly Salary in Maryland

Editors earn a median salary of $58,430 per year. Salaries typically start from $33,640 and go up to $102,490.

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
1106
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 Maryland earn:

$49.28
an hour
$102,490
per year
Senior Editor Earnings

Senior Editors in Maryland earn:

$36.90
an hour
$76,760
per year
Experienced Editor Earnings

Experienced Editors in Maryland earn:

$28.09
an hour
$58,430
per year
Junior Editor Earnings

Junior Editors in Maryland earn:

$21.61
an hour
$44,940
per year
Starting Editor Earnings

Starting Editors in Maryland earn:

$16.17
an hour
$33,640
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 Maryland. Editor salaries are in the bottom 57% of all careers in Maryland.

Technical Writer Salary in Maryland $79k
Author Salary in Maryland $73k
News Anchor Salary in Maryland $60k
Editor Salary $58k
Journalist Salary in Maryland $56k
Proofreader Salary in Maryland $45k
Sports Writer Salary in Maryland $22k
Source:

Historical salary for Editors in Maryland

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