Book Editor Salary in the United States

How much does a Book Editor make in the United States? The average Book Editor salary in the United States is $46,964 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $43,122 and $49,036. 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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$43,122 to $49,036
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Temple University - Philadelphia , PA
The Senior Production Editor manages and oversees all production efforts for 20-30 book projects ... Works closely with Editorial staff, authors, book packagers, printers, and freelancers to guide ...
America’s Job Exchange - 7 days ago
McGraw-Hill - New York , NY
We have an opening for an innovative Sr. Editor to join our team. The Sr. Editor will be ... business book market. • Strong communication skills (written and verbal) and ability to ...
DiversityJobs - 4 days ago
Protocol Media -
We're hiring an investigations editor , preferably based in San Francisco. The ideal candidate will have significant experience producing, directing, and/or editing high-impact investigative stories
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
Journal of Visualized Experiments -
We are looking for dedicated scientists to serve as a Guest Editor for a JoVE Methods Collection Our Methods Collections include peer-reviewed video articles highlighting different techniques unified ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
About The Team And Role theSkimm is hiring a Commerce Editor to develop and implement strategy to grow our commerce vertical. Reporting to the Senior Director of Branded Content, you'll join our ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
We Are The Mighty -
EDITOR IN CHIEF - DIGITAL The Mighty Networks (, the military community's premiere media & entertainment brand, is looking for an experienced Editor-in-Chief with the ability to ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Book Editor in the United States. The base salary for Book Editor ranges from $43,122 to $49,036 with the average base salary of $46,964. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $43,771 to $50,187 with the average total cash compensation of $47,546.

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