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Editors Salary Information in New Mexico

The average annual and hourly salaries for editors in the state of New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of editors among New Mexico 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 Editors in New Mexico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,510
25th Percentile Wage
$33,110
50th Percentile Wage
$46,830
75th Percentile Wage
$61,760
90th Percentile Wage
$91,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for editors in New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $91,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $46,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,510.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.82
25th Percentile Wage
$15.92
50th Percentile Wage
$22.51
75th Percentile Wage
$29.69
90th Percentile Wage
$44.18

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for editors in New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $44.18. The median hourly salary is $22.51. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.82.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of editors from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201646,8305.27%3.74%
201544,360-0.59%-
201444,62010.94%-
201339,740-13.44%-
201245,080--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Editors in New Mexico Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of editors in some New Mexico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of editors in state of New Mexico ranges from $49,640 to $49,890. The highest paying area for editors in New Mexico is Santa Fe with a median annual salary of $49,890. The lowest paying area is Albuquerque with a median annual salary of $49,640.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Santa Fe
$49,890
Albuquerque
$49,640



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