How much does an Assistant Editor make in the United States? The average Assistant Editor salary in the United States is $41,456 as of July 27, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $35,753 and $46,954. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is an Assistant Editor ?

Editors work on producing an issue of Bild, West Berlin, 1977. Previous front pages are affixed to the wall behind them. There are various editorial positions in publishing. Typically, one finds editorial assistants reporting to the senior-level editorial staff and directors who report to senior executive editors. Senior executive editors are responsible for developing a product for its final release. The smaller the publication, the more these roles overlap. The top editor at many publications may be known as the chief editor, executive editor, or simply the editor. A frequent and highly ...

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Valiant Integrated Services - McLean , VA
We are seeking a Publications Officer/ Finished Intelligence Editor to support an IC contract in ... media, assist in the development of visual aids, and ensure proper formatting * Verify proper ...
Valiant Integrated Services - 10 days ago
General Infomatics, Inc. - Arlington , VA
... editing various documents and entering data into computer databases SharePoint and spreadsheets ... Assistant I to support the Office of Naval Research s ONR Warfighter Performance Science and ...
Geebo - 32 days ago
Tigua Enterprises Inc. - Falls Church , VA
Roles and Responsibilities: · Greet visitors and effectively assist them with their inquiries. · ... Proficient typing, writing, and editing skills * Detail-oriented and strong organizational skills
ZipRecruiter - 17 days ago
Technical and Management Resources - Fairfax , VA
Overview TMR, Inc. seeks a BD Assistant to support the Business Development team on current and ... May provide administrative support to proposal specialists - coordinators, writers, editors ...
ZipRecruiter - 21 days ago
IAM National Pension Fund - Fairfax , VA
In addition, they Assist in data and record administration in relation to in-house and out-sourced imaging. Responsibilities: * Receive, seal and prepare for mailing pension checks by appropriate ...
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Synerfac - Arlington , VA
Office Assistant - Property Management Firm, Arlington, VA $17/hr - Contract to Hire Duties and Responsibilities: *Following written and oral instructions for the completion of general office tasks ...
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