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Editor Technical & Scientific Publications Salary
in California, United States

$82,410 (USD)

Average Salary

$40/hr

Average Hourly

$2,242

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 14, 2019

The average pay for an Editor Technical & Scientific Publications is $82,410 a year and $40 an hour in California, United States. The average salary range for an Editor Technical & Scientific Publications is between $58,938 and $101,779. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in California, United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Directs and coordinates activities of writers engaged in preparing technical, scientific, medical, or other material for publication in conjunction with or independent from manufacturing, research, and related activities: analyzes developments in specific field to determine need for revisions, corrections, and changes in previously published materials, and development of new material.
  • Confers with customer representatives, vendors, plant executives, or publisher to establish technical specifications, determine specific or general subject material to be developed for publication, and resolve problems concerned with developing and publishing subject material.
  • Assigns staff writer or contracts with specialist in subject area to produce draft of manuscript.
  • Supervises staff writers and delineates standard procedures for gathering data and writing.
  • Reviews draft of manuscript and makes recommendations for changes.
  • May edit and correct final draft to prepare for typesetting.
  • May perform similar duties to those supervised.
  • May select or recommend graphics, such as drawings, diagrams, pictures, and charts to illustrate manuscript.
  • May specialize in particular type of publication, such as manuals, handbooks, articles, or proposals.
Editor Technical & Scientific Publications Job Prevalence in California, United States

Job family: Technical Writers

Job family population: 50,350

Estimated population of Editor Technical & Scientific Publications jobs: 1,792

Rate of error: 1.9%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$95,536
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Editor Technical & Scientific Publications Job Listings for California, United States

Technical Editor (Part-Time)
Nov 14
Berkeley, CA, USA
Bay Systems
Environmental Health + Science Rate: $100.00/Hr Contract: 10 months with Possible permanent ... Provide schedules and costs estimates for major publication projects. Manage project activities ...
Technical Writer
Dec 11
Irvine, USA
Herbalmax
Technical Writer The Technical Writer will be responsible for writing, editing, reviewing, and ... of publications • Prepares scientific documents according to individual journal/society ...
Technical Writer
Nov 19
San Jose, United States
Millenniumsoft
Requires BS/BA in English, science, or related technical field. * Certificate in technical writing ... Expertise in all phases of editing, from developmental through copy editing and proofreading
Part-Time Instructor Pool - Writing, Editing & Technical Communication
Oct 10
Berkeley, CA, USA
UC Berkeley Extension
... Editing and Technical Communication. Positions may be available as early as spring 2020, but ... Editing (online) and Science Writing (Berkeley). For more information about the position, including ...
Senior Scientist, NK Cell Biology
Nov 6
San Diego, California, USA
Fate Therapeutics, Inc.
... will provide scientific and technical leadership contributing to the development and ... editing of experimental protocols and study reports supporting program advancement • Provide ...

The average pay for an Editor Technical & Scientific Publications is $82,410 a year and $40 an hour in California, United States. The average salary range for an Editor Technical & Scientific Publications is between $58,938 and $101,779. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in California, United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Technical Editor (Part-Time)
Nov 14
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Technical Writer
Dec 11
Irvine, USA
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Technical Writer The Technical Writer will be responsible for writing, editing, reviewing, and ... of publications • Prepares scientific documents according to individual journal/society ...
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