Managing Editor

Managing Editor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$67,000
$38,000
Min 10%
$67,000
Median 50%
$118,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Entercom Communications
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.3 years
How much does a managing editor make?
As a Managing Editor in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $67,517 per year or $32.46 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $118,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $38,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Managing Editors are Media companies and Professional companies. District of Columbia, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Virginia have the highest paying Managing Editor jobs. Most Managing Editors spend 3.3 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Editor
$53,670

Average Managing Editor Salary By Location

Managing Editors in the United States of America make on average $67,517 a year or $32.46 per hour. The top city when it comes to Managing Editor salaries is Washington, DC at $101,318 per year. The average entry-level salary in Washington, DC is $56,000. Some of the states with the best Managing Editor salaries are District of Columbia, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Virginia, Connecticut, and Delaware. Wyoming, Louisiana, and Oklahoma have the lowest Managing Editor salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$101,318
2
Cupertino, CA
$98,115
3
New York, NY
$88,964
4
Atlantic City, NJ
$86,946
5
Boston, MA
$84,628

Average Managing Editor Salary By Company

Managing Editors report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Media companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Managing Editors are Entercom Communications and The New York Times Company. If you can find a job at a company like Dow Jones or El Dia, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Managing Editors.

Average Managing Editor Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Managing Editor works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Finance companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Managing Editors. Technology companies pay Managing Editors an average salary of $73,532, Finance companies pay $69,662, and Health Care companys come in at $67,741. At $62,959, the average salary for Managing Editors in the Non Profits industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$73,532
2
Finance
$69,662
3
Health Care
$67,741
4
Media
$67,501
5
Manufacturing
$65,252

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Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Wesleyan University
Managing Editor
01/25/2020
$200,000
Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund
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$102,400
Rice University
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$50,000
Mayo Clinic
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12/18/2019
$77,636
University of Richmond
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$62,345
Mayo Clinic
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11/20/2019
$155,273
University of Oregon
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$45,831
U.S. Agency for Global Media
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$99,172
Mayo Clinic
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$155,273
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