Career information and college search tools for editors and those interested in pursuing careers in related fields.

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Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in Editors jobs , as of 2016

Metro Area Total Employment Annual Mean Salary
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim 5,160 $80,280
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward 2,290 $81,290
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington 1,580 $58,640
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell 1,490 $50,770
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach 1,400 $62,610
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue 1,280 $62,900
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land 1,150 $76,940
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson 1,000 $61,640
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood 960 $57,220
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale 860 $54,870

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Career Stories (Job Profiles) for Editors

To find out more about building a career as Editors, we spoke with professionals in the field across a variety of specialties. Learn about their experiences on the job, the steps they took to complete their education, and what it takes to excel in this industry. Click the link to see a story.

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Source : 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Most Popular Industries for

These industries represent at least 1% of the total number of people employed in this occupation.

Industry Total Employment Percent Annual Median Salary
Traditional Publishing 67,480 65% $49,360
Professional And Technical Services 8,560 8% $53,110
Other Information Services 5,160 4% $50,110
Education 4,190 4% $48,790
Media And Broadcasting 4,090 3% $50,730
Movie And Music 3,310 3% $53,420
Office Services And Staffing 2,700 2% $47,370
Business Management 1,970 1% $52,090
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