How much does an Editorial Assistant make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Editorial Assistant in the United States is $20 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $18 and $23. 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. 

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National Defense Industrial Association - (NDIA) - Arlington , VA
Working in a fast-paced journalistic environment as part of a six-member team, the editorial assistant performs a broad range of duties including copy editing, news reporting, page layouts, website ...
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Tax Notes - Falls Church , VA
Description We are recruiting an Editorial Assistant to join our Tax Notes Today Federal news publication. We have a hybrid work environment - 2 days working from home and 3 in office - for this role ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
AACP - Arlington , VA
Salary: Position Summary The Editorial Manager performs a key role in managing the publication ... Five to seven years' experience working on a scholarly publication, preferably as an assistant ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 10 days ago
YR Media - Newport News , VA
Use metrics reports to identify trends and help develop audience growth strategy * Assist with and implement development of editorial workflow and process, tracking major cultural events, new ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 87 days ago
Duty First Consulting - Vienna , VA
Ensuring all content follows editorial style guidelines set by the client * Reviewing and proofreading client deliverables for correct formatting, punctuation, grammar, and spelling, and ensuring all ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 15 days ago
SIR - Richmond , VA
More about the Role SIR's Editorial Manager is responsible for writing, editing, proofreading, and formatting documents produced by SIR to ensure consistency, accuracy, concision, and clarity
LinkedIn - 14 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Editorial Assistant in the United States. The average hourly rate for Editorial Assistant ranges from $18 to $23 with the average hourly pay of $20. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $19 to $24 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $21.

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