Editors Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of editors in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare editors salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Editors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,200
25th Percentile Wage
$51,900
50th Percentile Wage
$69,210
75th Percentile Wage
$92,200
90th Percentile Wage
$111,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for editors in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) editors is $111,800. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $69,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid editors is $41,200.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of editors in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$69,210
-0.52% 21.17%
2016
$69,570
3.45% -
2015
$67,170
0.98% -
2014
$66,510
9.44% -
2013
$60,230
9.41% -
2012
$54,560
- -

Compare Editors Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of editors in eleven industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for editors occupations is the navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments manufacturing industry with an annual salary $86,510. The lowest paying industry is the other miscellaneous manufacturing industry (annual salary $49,320). For detailed editors salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$86,510
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$84,520
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$82,000
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$80,810
Machinery Manufacturing
$79,810
Chemical Manufacturing
$78,880
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$76,940
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$55,440
Printing and Related Support Activities
$50,400
Printing and Related Support Activities
$50,400
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$49,320

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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