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Department Editor Salary
in Alabama, United States

$75,930 (USD)

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Last updated: March 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Department Editor is $75,930 a year and $37 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Department Editor is between $53,994 and $93,930. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Department Editor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Supervises personnel engaged in selecting, gathering, and editing news and news photographs for one or more specialized news departments of newspaper.
  • Assigns stories to reporters and photographers, edits content, and writes headlines and photo captions.
  • Collaborates with managers of other departments, such as city and sports editors, to coordinate coverage and decide on placement for stories.
Department Editor Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Editors

Job family population: 96,890

Estimated population of Department Editor jobs: 3,178

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Department Editor Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Assistant Editor
Mar 12
Mobile, AL, USA
Elevator World
Assistant Editor Department: Editorial Reports to: Managing Editor Job Description : This job includes proofreading, writing and editing articles and news items for websites, newsletters, magazines ...
PLC (Controls Eng.)
Jan 26
Vance, AL, USA
SWJ Technology
Coordinates implementation and testing with relevant departments and personnel * Maintains ... Configuration Editor), Enterprise Manager (SQL) * Skill in using hands (i.e., screw driver, hammer ...
Senior Electrical Engineer
Jan 29
Huntsville, United States
The Mission Computers and Processors Department provides digital electronic circuit cards and ... DxDesigner, xDX Designer VX, and Constraint Editor System (CES) Experience using Mentor Graphics ...
Controls Engineer
Jan 21
Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
HRU Technical Resources
Coordinates implementation and testing with relevant departments and personnel * Maintains ... Editor), Enterprise Manager (SQL) * Skill in using hands (i.e., screw driver, hammer, etc.) and ...
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