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

How much does an Editor make in Virginia?

Average Editor Hourly Wage in Virginia

Editors earn a median hourly wage of $31.07. Hourly wages typically start from $16.50 and go up to $54.53.

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

Average Editor Yearly Salary in Virginia

Editors earn a median salary of $64,630 per year. Salaries typically start from $34,330 and go up to $113,420.

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
1137
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 Virginia earn:

$54.53
an hour
$113,420
per year
Senior Editor Earnings

Senior Editors in Virginia earn:

$40.80
an hour
$84,870
per year
Experienced Editor Earnings

Experienced Editors in Virginia earn:

$31.07
an hour
$64,630
per year
Junior Editor Earnings

Junior Editors in Virginia earn:

$23.00
an hour
$47,850
per year
Starting Editor Earnings

Starting Editors in Virginia earn:

$16.50
an hour
$34,330
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Editor salary comparison

Editors earn more than 63% percent of Journalism & Writing careers in Virginia. Editor salaries are in the bottom 56% of all careers in Virginia.

Editor Salary $66k
Source:

Historical salary for Editors in Virginia

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