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Editors Salary Information in Oregon

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,900
25th Percentile Wage
$38,920
50th Percentile Wage
$53,860
75th Percentile Wage
$69,910
90th Percentile Wage
$86,740

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for editors in Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $86,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,900.

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
$53,860
8.06% 9.13%
2016
$49,520
9.09% -
2015
$45,020
7.71% -
2014
$41,550
8.93% -
2013
$37,840
-29.33% -
2012
$48,940
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Editors in Oregon Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of editors in some Oregon cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of editors in state of Oregon ranges from $40,430 to $67,360. The highest paying area for editors in Oregon is Salem with a median annual salary of $67,360. The second highest paying city/area in Oregon State is Eugene-Springfield (mean annual salary $62,430). The lowest paying area is Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $40,430.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Salem
$67,360
Eugene-Springfield
$62,430
Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area
$54,130
Bend
$52,340
Medford
$42,090
Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$40,430




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