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What is the average salary for Film and Video Editors in the United States?

Film and Video Editors earn an average hourly wage of $36.10. Hourly wages typically start from $12.27 and go up to $70.01. Film and Video Editors earn an average salary of $75,090 per year. Salaries typically start from $25,520 and go up to $145,620.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Film and Video Editors in the United States earn:

$70.01 an hour $145,620 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Film and Video Editors in the United States earn:

$47.03 an hour $97,810 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Film and Video Editors in the United States earn:

$27.51 an hour $57,210 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Film and Video Editors in the United States earn:

$17.10 an hour $35,560 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Film and Video Editors in the United States earn:

$12.27 an hour $25,520 per year

Historical salary for Film and Video Editors in the United States

Film and Video Editor salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Film and Video Editor Salary in California $48.53 $100,940 # 1
Film and Video Editor Salary in New York $35.56 $73,970 # 2
Film and Video Editor Salary in New Jersey $33.45 $69,570 # 3
Film and Video Editor Salary in District of Columbia $32.99 $68,610 # 4
Film and Video Editor Salary in Tennessee $32.17 $66,920 # 5
Film and Video Editor Salary in North Dakota $31.48 $65,480 # 6
Film and Video Editor Salary in Virginia $30.17 $62,750 # 7
Film and Video Editor Salary in Michigan $27.16 $56,500 # 8
Film and Video Editor Salary in Massachusetts $25.86 $53,790 # 9
Film and Video Editor Salary in Alabama $25.79 $53,650 # 10
Film and Video Editor Salary in Maryland $25.74 $53,530 # 11
Film and Video Editor Salary in Nevada $25.62 $53,290 # 12
Film and Video Editor Salary in Georgia $25.43 $52,890 # 13
Film and Video Editor Salary in Colorado $24.97 $51,930 # 14
Film and Video Editor Salary in Illinois $24.76 $51,490 # 15
Film and Video Editor Salary in Louisiana $24.35 $50,640 # 16
Film and Video Editor Salary in Washington $24.17 $50,280 # 17
Film and Video Editor Salary in Missouri $23.96 $49,840 # 18
Film and Video Editor Salary in Montana $23.91 $49,740 # 19
Film and Video Editor Salary in Nebraska $23.89 $49,700 # 20
Film and Video Editor Salary in Ohio $22.76 $47,340 # 21
Film and Video Editor Salary in Pennsylvania $22.21 $46,190 # 22
Film and Video Editor Salary in Arizona $21.60 $44,920 # 23
Film and Video Editor Salary in Texas $21.49 $44,690 # 24
Film and Video Editor Salary in Utah $21.49 $44,690 # 25
Film and Video Editor Salary in Oregon $21.43 $44,570 # 26
Film and Video Editor Salary in Wisconsin $21.38 $44,460 # 27
Film and Video Editor Salary in Kentucky $20.87 $43,410 # 28
Film and Video Editor Salary in Minnesota $20.58 $42,820 # 29
Film and Video Editor Salary in Florida $20.50 $42,640 # 30
Film and Video Editor Salary in Kansas $20.14 $41,900 # 31
Film and Video Editor Salary in North Carolina $19.46 $40,480 # 32
Film and Video Editor Salary in Indiana $19.45 $40,450 # 33
Film and Video Editor Salary in Arkansas $18.65 $38,780 # 34
Film and Video Editor Salary in Maine $18.30 $38,050 # 35
Film and Video Editor Salary in South Carolina $17.67 $36,750 # 36
Film and Video Editor Salary in New Mexico $17.06 $35,490 # 37
Film and Video Editor Salary in Oklahoma $16.79 $34,930 # 38
Film and Video Editor Salary in Iowa $16.72 $34,780 # 39
Film and Video Editor Salary in Idaho $16.22 $33,730 # 40
Film and Video Editor Salary in South Dakota $15.14 $31,500 # 41
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics