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Book Editor Salary

How much does a Book Editor make in the United States?
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$59,847 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$29 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,442 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average book editor salary in United States is $59,847 or an equivalent hourly rate of $29. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,442. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$43,288 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$73,608 (USD)

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