How much does an Audio Editor make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Audio Editor in the United States is $28 as of March 26, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $24 and $32. Hourly rate 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.

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
Audio Editor Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Pay Rate Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Audio Editor Salary $20 US March 26, 2024
25th Percentile Audio Editor Salary $24 US March 26, 2024
50th Percentile Audio Editor Salary $28 US March 26, 2024
75th Percentile Audio Editor Salary $32 US March 26, 2024
90th Percentile Audio Editor Salary $36 US March 26, 2024
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What is an Audio Editor ?

An audio engineer (also known as a sound engineer or recording engineer) helps to produce a recording or a live performance, balancing and adjusting sound sources using equalization and audio effects, mixing, reproduction, and reinforcement of sound. Audio engineers work on the "...technical aspect of recording—the placing of microphones, pre-amp knobs, the setting of levels. The physical recording of any project is done by an engineer ... the nuts and bolts." It's a creative hobby and profession where musical instruments and technology are used to produce sound for film, radio, television, mu...

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Boston Globe Media Partners - Boston , MA
Job Description Job Description Editorial Designer Job Description: The Boston Globe is hiring an Editorial Designer with print and digital design skills to work with an award-winning team of journalists and developers. We need a versatile, creative, and fast team player who enjoys working on a diverse array of stories for Globe Magazine and newspaper sections. You will work with reporters, editors, photographers and developers to tell visual stories for one of the most engaged metro audiences in the country. Great skills in Adobe InDesign and PhotoShop are required. A bachelor's degree in journalism or a related field, plus daily newspaper print design and some digital experience, is preferred. You'll work closely with editors to create visually appealing and smart-reading pages and special sections. Deadlines are strictly adhered to and efficient page production is a must. Ability to produce charts, graphs, maps for digital and print production a plus. This is a full-time position. R
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Sail Loft - Dartmouth , MA
Sail Loft is seeking a creative and talented Video Editor to join our dynamic team. As a Video Editor, you will play a crucial role in shaping the visual narrative of our clients' brands through compelling video content. Responsibilities: Edit Instagram reels for our clients using provided footage and assets. Collaborate with the content creation team to ensure high-quality output. Contribute creative ideas and concepts to enhance video content. Assist in building and managing our editing team as we scale. Requirements: Proficiency in video editing software (e.g., Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro). Strong attention to detail and creativity in storytelling. Ability to work efficiently under tight deadlines. Excellent communication and teamwork skills. Passion for social media trends and content creation. REQUIREMENTS The Sail Loft is an elevated neighborhood restaurant, serving chef driven coastal cuisine right in the heart of Padanaram Village. It is part of Servedwell Hospitality, op
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Rise25 - Chicago , IL
Job Description Job Description Read everything below to see if you are a fit Job Description: We are looking for a very experienced ClickUp expert who knows the correct way to set up our projects in ClickUp. We have a specific workflow that we want set up in ClickUp for our clients. Ideally you are a certified ClickUp expert. If not, please provide demonstrated projects you have created or evidence of having completed any ClickUp tests or assessments. Let us know what your experience is and if you know how to accomplish this and how. The workflow we need looks like this: We have an individual template that is set up for each client with forms A form is created so the client can enter and upload the information so it goes into our ClickUp (which includes audio and video files) The info goes into ClickUp We would also need certain data to be embedded on the upload page We have columns set up for each stage to be accomplished video and audio editor writer editor developer goalie triple c
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COL Group Co., Ltd. -
Hiring Division: Short Drama Division Based in LA, fast learner, experienced editor. Job brief Supervising the post-production process: Pulling the final project together Making sure deadlines are met Overseeing reshoots and visual effects (particularly to make sure a project doesn’t go over budget in the editing process), editing, printing, delivery, and maintaining communication between producers, editors, and companies work has been outsourced to (like film labs, FX studios, etc.) Consult with the team about expectations and budgets during in pre-production Requirements and skills 2-3 years proven experience as editor. Current knowledge of new media editing skills and tricks, interests in learning new skills. Be open-minded, ability to maintain knowledge of industry trends. Excellent organizational and leadership skills. Outstanding communication and interpersonal ability. Great negotiation skills. A team player. Undergraduate degree at least; bilingual (Mandarin) is a plus but not
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General Dynamics Information Technology - Fort Huachuca , AZ
Technical Editor Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Technical Writer supporting U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM) located at Fort Huachuca, Arizona. GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career. At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Technical Editor Advisor you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our Technical Editor Advisors join our team to edit, create, review, and update technical documents for the U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command located at Fort Huachuca, Arizona. HOW A TECHNICAL WRITER WILL MAKE AN IMPACT • Researches, prepares, and edits technical documents • Works with a team and document authors to deliver documents that include highly technical content yet comply with the Army Writing Style • Draft, write, edit, proofread, and provide comments to team documents • Ensure documents are in the correct format, are grammatically correct, co
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The New York Times Company - New York , NY
The mission of The New York Times is to seek the truth and help people understand the world. That means independent journalism is at the heart of all we do as a company. It's why we have a world-renowned newsroom that sends journalists to report on the ground from nearly 160 countries. It's why we focus deeply on how our readers will experience our journalism, from print to audio to a world-class digital and app destination. And it's why our business strategy centers on making journalism so good that it's worth paying for. Job Description Since the Modern Love podcast launched in 2015, it has brought listeners into the private lives of people grappling with every kind of love story imaginable: bubbly romance, illicit affairs, familial heartache and triumph, unshakable platonic bonds and the hard fought road to self discovery. Inspired by the essays published weekly in The New York Times Modern Love column, the podcast brings these complex personal narratives to life through highly craf
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