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Editor City Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$68,642 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Editor City is $68,642 a year and $33 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for an Editor City is between $49,650 and $84,426. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and supervises personnel engaged in selecting, gathering, and editing local news and news photographs for edition of newspaper: receives information regarding developing news events or originates story ideas and assigns coverage to members of reporting and photography staff.
  • Reviews news copy and confers with executive staff members regarding allocation of news space.
  • Sends copy to copy desk for editing.
  • Reviews edited copy and sends to editor, news or composing room.
  • May write or direct writing of headlines.
  • May hire and discharge members of reporting staff.
  • May perform other editorial duties as required.
  • Designated state editor when working with state news and national editor when working with national news.
Editor City Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Editors

Job family population: 96,890

Estimated population of Editor City jobs: 2,455

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

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