Acquisitions Editor

Acquisitions Editor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$76,000
$37,000
Min 10%
$76,000
Median 50%
$157,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
American Chemical Society
Highest Paying City
Oakland, CA
Highest Paying State
Colorado
Average Experience Level
3.8 years
How much does an acquisitions editor make?
As an Acquisitions Editor in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $76,526 per year or $36.79 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $157,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $37,000 per year. The best states for high paying Acquisitions Editor jobs are Colorado, Hawaii, Utah, Minnesota, and North Dakota. The typical employment in the position spans 3.8 years.
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Average Acquisitions Editor Salary By Location

Acquisitions Editors in the US makes an average salary of $76,526 per year or $36.79 per hour. The city with the highest Acquisitions Editor salary is Oakland, CA at $150,739 per year. The Oakland, CA average entry-level salary for Acquisitions Editors is $81,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Acquisitions Editor salaries are Colorado, Hawaii, Utah, Minnesota, and North Dakota. Alabama, Montana, and West Virginia have the lowest Acquisitions Editor salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Oakland, CA
$150,739
2
Washington, DC
$132,938
3
Boston, MA
$129,424
4
New York, NY
$119,413
5
Grand Rapids, MI
$107,499

Average Acquisitions Editor Salary By Company

Acquisitions Editors report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Companies like American Chemical Society or Arcadia Publishing will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like HarperCollins and Pearson Education also report very competitive wages for Acquisitions Editors.

Recently Added Acquisitions Editor Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of Florida
Acquisitions Editor
06/26/2019
$27,000
University of New Mexico
Acquisitions Editor
05/31/2019
$41,212