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$67,437

Average Base Salary

$32/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,625

Average Bonus
The average book editor salary in District of Columbia, United States is $67,437 or an equivalent hourly rate of $32. This is 14% higher (+$8,279) than the average book editor salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,625. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$50,240

Entry Level Salary

$94,182

Senior Level Salary
An entry level book editor (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $50,240. On the other end, a senior level book editor (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $94,182.

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Job Description
Plan, coordinate, or edit content of material for publication. May review proposals and drafts for possible publication. Includes technical editors.
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