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$68,824

Average Base Salary

$33/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,686

Average Bonus
The average content editor salary in District of Columbia, United States is $68,824 or an equivalent hourly rate of $33. This is 14% higher (+$8,449) than the average content editor salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,686. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$53,240

Entry Level Salary

$87,513

Senior Level Salary
An entry level content editor (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $53,240. On the other end, a senior level content editor (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $87,513.

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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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