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Editor Salary
in Arizona, United States

$79,557 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Editor is $79,557 a year and $38 an hour in Arizona, United States. The average salary range for an Editor is between $56,412 and $98,498. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Editor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Formulates policy; plans, coordinates, and directs editorial activities; and supervises workers who assist in selecting and preparing material for publication in magazines, trade journals, house organs, and related publications.
  • Determines theme of issue and gathers related material.
  • Writes or assigns staff members or freelance writers to write articles, reports, editorials, reviews, and other material.
  • Reads and evaluates material submitted for publication consideration.
  • Secures graphic material from picture sources and assigns artists and photographers to produce pictures and illustrations.
  • Assigns staff member, or personally interviews individuals and attends gatherings, to obtain items for publication, verify facts, and clarify information.
  • Assigns research and other editorial duties to assistants.
  • To carry out responsibilities at this level requires a four-year degree.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Editor Job Listings for Arizona, United States

Content Editor
Jan 14
Phoenix, AZ, USA
A full-time, Content Editor job is now available through Paladin in the Gilbert, AZ area. To be considered for this role, you should have spent time in an Editor or Marketing Manager role within a ...
Managing Editor
Jan 15
Tempe, AZ, USA
Times Media Group
Times Media Group is seeking a managing editor as a result of recent and continuing growth. The successful candidate will help lead several publications. Important qualifications include: - Works ...
Content Editor
Dec 21
Gilbert, AZ, USA
Elevation Marketing
As Content Editor you will work within the editorial systems, and processes required to rapidly identify, develop, and execute content that meets our clients' diverse styles, voice/tone, and ...
Jan 15
Tempe, AZ, USA
Use digital editing tools to implement quality control and finalize document details prior to finalizing projects * Coordinate layout and organization of documents * Responsible for accuracy and ...
Social Media and Content Coordinator
Dec 18
Phoenix, AZ, USA
SmokeFire Media
Familiarity with web design and web-based social publishing and video editing tools a must. * Excellent multitasking skills * Excellent time-management skills * Great interpersonal and communication ...