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$86,181

Average Base Salary

$41/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,516

Average Bonus
The average department editor salary in District of Columbia, United States is $86,181 or an hourly rate of $41. This is 14% higher (+$10,824) than the average department editor salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,516.
Salary by Experience

$66,194

Entry Level Salary

$105,822

Senior Level Salary
An entry level department editor (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $66,194. On the other end, a senior level department editor (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $105,822.
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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