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3.4/5 3.4/5
Bachelors Bachelors

How much does an Editor make in North Carolina?

Average Editor Hourly Wage in North Carolina

Editors earn a median hourly wage of $23.70. Hourly wages typically start from $13.81 and go up to $46.42.

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

Average Editor Yearly Salary in North Carolina

Editors earn a median salary of $49,290 per year. Salaries typically start from $28,730 and go up to $96,560.

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
1127
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 North Carolina earn:

$46.42
an hour
$96,560
per year
Senior Editor Earnings

Senior Editors in North Carolina earn:

$33.09
an hour
$68,830
per year
Experienced Editor Earnings

Experienced Editors in North Carolina earn:

$23.70
an hour
$49,290
per year
Junior Editor Earnings

Junior Editors in North Carolina earn:

$17.71
an hour
$36,840
per year
Starting Editor Earnings

Starting Editors in North Carolina earn:

$13.81
an hour
$28,730
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 North Carolina. Editor salaries are in the bottom 57% of all careers in North Carolina.

Technical Writer Salary in North Carolina $74k
News Anchor Salary in North Carolina $66k
Author Salary in North Carolina $60k
Editor Salary $49k
Proofreader Salary in North Carolina $44k
Journalist Salary in North Carolina $33k
Sports Writer Salary in North Carolina $18k
Source:

Historical salary for Editors in North Carolina

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