Editor salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$60,016
$2,499
Additional Cash Compensation
$62,515
Total Compensation
Median: $60K
Min: $42K
Max: $81K

How Much Does a Editor Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Editor in Chicago is $60,016. The average additional cash compensation for a Editor in Chicago is $2,499. The average total compensation for a Editor in Chicago is $62,515. Editor salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Editor employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

6,179
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
322,629
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
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Account Executive
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Analytics Manager
Android Developer
Art Director
Associate Product Manager
Automation Engineer
Brand Manager
Budget Analyst
Business Analyst
Business Development Manager
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Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
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Design Director
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DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
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Director of Product Management
Director of Product Marketing
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Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
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Finance Director
Financial Analyst
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HR Coordinator
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Implementation Manager
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Inside Sales Manager
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Senior Marketing Manager
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Senior Technical Writer
Senior UI Designer
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SEO Manager
SEO Specialist
Site Reliability Engineer
Social Media Manager
Software Engineer
Software Test Engineer
Systems Engineer
Technical Product Manager
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Technical Recruiter
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UI Designer
UX Designer
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Editor jobs in Chicago

Associate Editor

Chicago
1 week ago
+35
At Built In, the health, safety and well-being of our employees and of our communities is a top priority. Due to the effects of COVID-19, we have decided to manage our entire business remotely until further notice. HQ-based employees will temporarily work from home until it is safe to return to our office. As we continue to grow, we are excited to be hiring for all open roles and look forward to meeting with qualified candidates in a virtual

Managing Editor, Vice President, Commercial Bank

Chicago
3 days ago
+22
Daily: Every day will be fast-paced, and you can expect to work on a range of projects and tasks with the Editor-in-Chief, Content Strategist, Content Producer, and other members of the Marketing team. You will manage all daily editorial operations, including scheduling articles and copyediting all Daily Market Updates, News, Learning, Events and freelance contributions. You’ll work closely with the Web Content Producer to ensure all content is published on time and meets editorial standards.

Managing Editor

Chicago
14 hours ago
+53
The ideal candidate is a clear and direct communicator who thrives on solving hard problems as part of a high-performing team. They are comfortable working independently in a high-volume, deadline-driven environment. They will be a senior individual contributor on the content team, reporting to the Sr. Manager of Content & Communications.

Medical Editor – Remote

Chicago
4 days ago
+46
Epsilon is seeking a Medical Editor to join our Digital Experience Practice reporting to the Director of Content Strategy. Come join a close-knit and growing team where you’ll get the opportunity to work with top clients!

Editor Salary ranges

Average Editor Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Editor make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $74,750 on average.

Editor Salary by gender

The average Editor salary for women is $62,250 and the average Editor salary for men is $67,000.

Editor Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Editor with 7+ years of experience is $67,700. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $60,000.

Average Content salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Editor $60,016
Min: $42K
Max: $81K
Copywriter $66,797
Min: $52K
Max: $87K
Technical Writer $67,538
Min: $43K
Max: $95K
Content Manager $70,700
Min: $45K
Max: $92K
Content Marketing Manager $72,854
Min: $33K
Max: $130K
Content Strategist $73,596
Min: $35K
Max: $125K
Senior Technical Writer $96,667
Min: $83K
Max: $115K

Skills that affect Editor salaries in Chicago

1
B2B content
9% have this skill
2
SEO
9% have this skill
3
Content Strategy
9% have this skill
4
White Papers
7% have this skill
5
Fact checking
7% have this skill
6
Content Marketing
7% have this skill

Recent Editor salaries in Chicago

$74,750
Yearly Salary
A Editor reported a yearly salary of $74,750 with +$7,497 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$53,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate Editor reported a yearly salary of $53,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$81,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Editor reported a yearly salary of $81,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1-10 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Editor reported a yearly salary of $60,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$74,000
Yearly Salary
A Editor reported a yearly salary of $74,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$62,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Editor reported a yearly salary of $62,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$66,500
Yearly Salary
A SEO content marketing editor reported a yearly salary of $66,500
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
Chicago
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Editor reported a yearly salary of $55,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$48,000
Yearly Salary
A Editor reported a yearly salary of $48,000
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$57,000
Yearly Salary
A Editor reported a yearly salary of $57,000
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
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