Assignment Editor Salary in the United States

How much does an Assignment Editor make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Assignment Editor in the United States is $19 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $14 and $25. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is an Assignment Editor?

In journalism, an Assignment Editor is an editor – either at a newspaper, or radio or television station – who selects, develops and plans reporting assignments, either news events or feature stories, to be covered by reporters. An Assignment Editor often fields calls from the public, who give news tips, or information about a possible story or event to be covered. Sometimes, these calls may: Alert editors about a disaster – perhaps something as minor as a car accident or as major as a large industrial fire with mass casualties. Be someone wishing to make a complaint about corporate o...

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Job Openings for Assignment Editor
Albuquerque Business First -
... other assignment made by manager(s). Knowledge & Skill Requirements: • Exceptional source ... Rachel Sams Editor-in-Chief rsams@bizjournals.com
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
Dahl Consulting -
Eagan MN This is a 2-3 month assignment with possibility for extension. Pay Rate : $20-25/hour plus benefits (health, dental, life insurance, 401K) Description: Legal Research Analyst/Legal Writer ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
American Society of Landscape Architects -
Editor in Chief Classification: Exempt Status: Full-time, Regular ... Issues assignment sheets and contracts to authors. Takes the first receipt of articles filed by ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Common Sense Media - San Francisco , CA
Reporting to the senior editor of television, the assistant editor of TV/movies will research and ... Partner with freelance reviewers, track assignment dates/deadlines, determine review ratings, and ...
BlackJobs.com - 3 days ago
Dahl Consulting - Eagan , MN
Eagan MN This is a 2-3 month assignment with possibility for extension. Pay Rate : $20-25/hour plus benefits (health, dental, life insurance, 401K) Description: Legal Research Analyst/Legal Writer ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Altice USA - Bronx , NY
... assignment editors and video editors. • Must possess a strong collaborative spirit and understand the vision and creativity necessary to handle a newscast as well as manage a production team to ...
Altice USA - 1 day ago