How much does a Communications Editor I make in Chicago, IL? The average Communications Editor I salary in Chicago, IL is $55,046 as of January 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $48,961 and $63,979. 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. 

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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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