Film and Video Editors Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for film and video editors in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of film and video editors among Colorado metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Film and Video Editors in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,870
25th Percentile Wage
$31,130
50th Percentile Wage
$37,810
75th Percentile Wage
$65,780
90th Percentile Wage
$136,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for film and video editors in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $136,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,870.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.92
25th Percentile Wage
$14.97
50th Percentile Wage
$18.18
75th Percentile Wage
$31.62
90th Percentile Wage
$65.48

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for film and video editors in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $65.48. The median hourly salary is $18.18. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.92.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of film and video editors from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
201537,810-17.03%-11.58%
201444,25014.10%-
201338,010-11.00%-
201242,190--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Film and Video Editors in Colorado Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of film and video editors in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of film and video editors in state of Colorado ranges from $32,330 to $51,590. The highest paying area for film and video editors in Colorado is Denver-Aurora-Broomfield with a median annual salary of $51,590. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is Boulder (mean annual salary $42,000). The lowest paying area is Colorado Springs with a median annual salary of $32,330.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$51,590
Boulder
$42,000
Colorado Springs
$32,330


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