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Department Editor Salary

How much does a Department Editor make in Oregon, United States?
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Salary Data for Department Editor

$78,622 (USD)/yr

$38 (USD)/hr

$2,296 (USD)/yr

$77,617 (USD)/yr

$37 (USD)/hr

$2,296 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Supervises personnel engaged in selecting, gathering, and editing news and news photographs for one or more specialized news departments of newspaper. Assigns stories to reporters and photographers, edits content, and writes headlines and photo captions. Collaborates with managers of other departments, such as city and sports editors, to coordinate coverage and decide on placement for stories.
The average department editor salary in Oregon, United States is $78,622 or an equivalent hourly rate of $38. This is 1% lower (-$512) than the average department editor salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,296. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Oregon, United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$55,909 (USD)

$97,260 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$91,145 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Department Editor will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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