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Editor Managing Newspaper Salary

$62,030 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Editor Managing Newspaper is $62,030 a year and $30 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Editor Managing Newspaper is between $44,867 and $76,294. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Negotiates with newspaper owner's representative to establish publication policies, and directs editorial activities of newspaper departments: confers with executive staff to discuss editorial policy, makeup plans, changes in staff organization, news coverage of special events, and similar decisions.
  • Relays information to department heads.
  • Coordinates work of editorial departments in accordance with newspaper policy.
  • Directs general page makeup of publication.
  • Inspects final makeup of editions and rearranges makeup to meet emergency news situations.
  • Originates plans for special features or projects and assigns department heads to implement them.
  • May write leading or policy editorials.
  • In smaller establishments may perform duties of editor, news; and editor, city.
Editor Managing Newspaper Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Editors

Job family population: 96,890

Estimated population of Editor Managing Newspaper jobs: 2,426

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the largest city by population is New York City...

Editor Managing Newspaper Job Listings for United States

Design Studio - Designer/Page Editor
May 24
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Gannett Co., Inc
Candidates should have daily or weekly newspaper experience, which may include time spent at a ... Experience using a content management system such as CCI NewsGate is also a plus. Location:The ...
May 8
Mesa, AZ, USA
Desert Autoplex
... editing +DUTIES / DAILY TASKS Create and order company supplies (business cards, folders, etc ... newspaper, magazines, etc) Design and create web banner ads (GIFs) Design and manage social media ...
Art Director
May 13
Irvine, CA, USA
System Pavers
Newspaper ads * Sales presentations * Web banners * Website graphics/landing pages * Social Media ... Oversee project management tool Wrike * Packaging print-ready files based on vendor specifications
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