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Editor-In-Chief Newspaper Salary
in Alabama, United States

$96,069 (USD)

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Last updated: March 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Editor-In-Chief Newspaper is $96,069 a year and $46 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for an Editor-In-Chief Newspaper is between $67,240 and $119,332. 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

  • Directs operation and devises editorial policy of newspaper.
  • Confers with editorial policy committee and heads of production, advertising, and circulation departments to develop editorial and operating procedures and negotiate decisions affecting publication.
  • Appoints editorial heads and supervises work of their departments in accordance with newspaper policy.
  • Writes leading or policy editorials or notifies editorial department head of position to be taken on specific public issues.
  • Oversees the editorial department heads.
Editor-In-Chief Newspaper Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Editors

Job family population: 96,890

Estimated population of Editor-In-Chief Newspaper jobs: 2,061

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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