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How much does a Film and Video Editor make in Illinois?

Average Film and Video Editor Hourly Wage in Illinois

Film and Video Editors earn a median hourly wage of $26.13. Hourly wages typically start from $12.32 and go up to $43.21.

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

Average Film and Video Editor Yearly Salary in Illinois

Film and Video Editors earn a median salary of $54,340 per year. Salaries typically start from $25,620 and go up to $89,880.

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

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Employment Type Mix

48%
Full-Time
52%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

3.1
SCORE
558
RATINGS
Film and Video Editors average a score of 3.1 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Film and Video Editors in the 56th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Film and Video Editor Earnings by Seniority

Top End Film and Video Editor Earnings

The highest earning Film and Video Editors in Illinois earn:

$43.21
an hour
$89,880
per year
Senior Film and Video Editor Earnings

Senior Film and Video Editors in Illinois earn:

$31.75
an hour
$66,030
per year
Experienced Film and Video Editor Earnings

Experienced Film and Video Editors in Illinois earn:

$26.13
an hour
$54,340
per year
Junior Film and Video Editor Earnings

Junior Film and Video Editors in Illinois earn:

$16.83
an hour
$35,010
per year
Starting Film and Video Editor Earnings

Starting Film and Video Editors in Illinois earn:

$12.32
an hour
$25,620
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Film and Video Editor salary comparison

Film and Video Editors earn less than 75% percent of Film & Television careers in Illinois. Film and Video Editor salaries are in the bottom 55% of all careers in Illinois.

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Film and Video Editor Salary $54k
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Source:

Historical salary for Film and Video Editors in Illinois

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