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Editors Salary Information in Montana

The average annual and hourly salaries for editors in the state of Montana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of editors amongst Montana 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Editors in Montana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,360
25th Percentile Wage
$29,850
50th Percentile Wage
$37,040
75th Percentile Wage
$48,130
90th Percentile Wage
$80,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for editors in Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $80,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,360.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$37,040
5.26% -3.70%
2016
$35,090
-10.46% -
2015
$38,760
-4.72% -
2014
$40,590
0.02% -
2013
$40,580
5.35% -
2012
$38,410
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Editors in Montana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of editors in some Montana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of editors in state of Montana ranges from $36,630 to $49,470. The highest paying area for editors in Montana is Missoula with a median annual salary of $49,470. The second highest paying city/area in Montana State is Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $37,640). The lowest paying area is Billings with a median annual salary of $36,630.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Missoula
$49,470
Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area
$37,640
Billings
$36,630




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