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Editor Newspaper Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$106,859 (USD)

Average Salary

$51/hr

Average Hourly

$3,900

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Editor Newspaper is $106,859 a year and $51 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Editor Newspaper is between $74,792 and $132,735. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Editor Newspaper. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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 Newspaper Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Editors

Job family population: 96,890

Estimated population of Editor Newspaper jobs: 2,061

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$123,879
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Skills

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Editor Newspaper Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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