How much does an Editor, Sr. make in Chicago, IL? The average Editor, Sr. salary in Chicago, IL is $90,734 as of January 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $81,475 and $102,462. 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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Job Description for Editor, Sr.

Editor, Sr. reviews, edits, and re-writes a variety of documents. Ensures that all documents meet required and accepted format and content standards. Being an Editor, Sr. evaluates content for clarity, accuracy, and consistency. May coordinate with production team to produce final drafts. Additionally, Editor, Sr. requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Editor, Sr. contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be an Editor, Sr. typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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TEGNA Inc. operates as a media company in the United States. The company operates television stations and radio stations that deliver television programming and digital content. It offers content and information to consumers across various platforms. The company also provides solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Mar... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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