How much does a Communications Editor I make in the United States? The average Communications Editor I salary in the United States is $52,247 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $46,475 and $60,726. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $46,475 10% $41,220 90% $68,445 75% $60,726 $52,247 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Communications Editor I

Communications Editor I writes, prepares, and/or reviews articles to be used in company publications. Coordinates the preparation of company publications and articles with various departments. Being a Communications Editor I confirms artwork and verifies facts. Makes sure all work follows editorial policies and standards. Additionally, Communications Editor I may select correspondents or reporters and edits third-party articles. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Communications Editor I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Communications Editor I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.6%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

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Skills associated with Communications Editor I: Internal Communications Software, Internal Communications, Style Guide Compliance, Copyediting

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