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Publications Editor Salary
in Delaware, United States

$87,782 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Publications Editor is $87,782 a year and $42 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Publications Editor is between $62,244 and $108,681. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Publications Editor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, 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 %



Publications Editor Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Jan 14
Dover, DE, USA
Gate House Media Corp
Designing and editing special sections * Working with local editors to continually improve our publications * Creating promotional pieces and material * Be a true multi-tasker, able to handle ...
Dec 5
Lewes, DE, USA
Beebe Healthcare
Serves as the Editor of Beacon, Beebe's community magazine; writing for, and coordinating each issue as well as contributing to the long-term vision of the publication. Writes for and edits other ...