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Video Editor Salary

How much does a Video Editor make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Video Editor

$72,946 (USD)/yr

$35 (USD)/hr

$1,649 (USD)/yr

$72,023 (USD)/yr

$35 (USD)/hr

$1,649 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Edit moving images on film, video, or other media. May edit or synchronize soundtracks with images. Excludes “Sound Engineering Technicians”(27-4014).
The average video editor salary in United States is $72,946 or an equivalent hourly rate of $35. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,649. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$52,095 (USD)

$90,090 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$84,564 (USD)

16 %

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

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