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Editor News Salary
in Alabama, United States

$60,672 (USD)

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Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Editor News is $60,672 a year and $29 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for an Editor News is between $43,700 and $74,746. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Editor News. 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

  • Plans layout of newspaper edition: receives news copy, photographs, and dummy page layouts marked to indicate columns occupied by advertising.
  • Confers with management and editorial staff members regarding placement of developing news stories.
  • Determines placement of stories based on relative significance, available space, and knowledge of layout principles.
  • Marks layout sheets to indicate position of each story and accompanying photographs.
  • Approves proofs submitted by composing room.
  • May write or revise headlines.
  • May edit copy.
  • May perform related editorial duties as required.
Editor News Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Editors

Job family population: 96,890

Estimated population of Editor News jobs: 3,128

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Editor News Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Assistant Editor
Mar 12
Mobile, AL, USA
Elevator World
This job includes proofreading, writing and editing articles and news items for websites, newsletters, magazines and books for an international publishing company specializing in B2B publications
Mar 7
Montgomery, AL, USA
Solid organizational skills and the capacity to multitask, balancing planning, writing and editing * Experience, supported by relevant examples, of producing feature stories, news stories and ...
Jan 25
Redstone Arsenal, AL, USA
Tec-Masters, Inc.
... news media and Congressional products. The Photographer must be highly skilled in digital editing software used to clean-up and process finished digital imagery. The Photographer will receive, review ...
Digital Content Coordinator
Feb 6
Opelika, AL, USA
... online news stories, and co-branded announcements with channel partners to drive engagement ... Strong experience with Adobe Cloud Suite and video editing software * Familiarity with Google ...
DoctorWellington Marketing Manager
Jan 18
Birmingham, Alabama, USA
MainStreet Family Urgent Care
Arrange free media marketing, such as interviews on local news channels, features in newspapers ... You have experience in HTML coding that would make formatting and editing a website a breeze. * You ...
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