How much does an editor make?
The national average salary for an Editor in the U.S. is $53,670 annually or $25.8 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $81,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $35,000. Media companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island have the highest paying Editor jobs. Most Editors spend 2.6 years in the position.