How much does a Editor make?

Updated 26 Sep 2021
£35,975 /yr
Average Base Pay

986 salaries

£22K

Low

£36K

Average

£58K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Editor is £35,975 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 986 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Editor employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Editor£35,975 /yr
L3
Senior Editor£43,789 /yr
L4
Lead Editor£36,566 /yr
Career Path

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Assistant Editor

£26,855

per year

Editing

£31,588

per year

Editorial Assistant

£22,609

per year

Proofreader

£26,103

per year

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Future
3.3

Future

Editor

£32,000

 /yr
Range: £22K - £41K
27 salaries
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£22K

£41K

£22,000 - £40,966 Range

Springer Nature
3.6

Springer Nature

Editor

£36,814

 /yr
Range: £30K - £43K

£30K

£43K

£29,611 - £42,846 Range

Oxford University Press
3.4

Oxford University Press

Editor

£29,372

 /yr
Range: £23K - £37K

£23K

£37K

£22,714 - £36,725 Range

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
3.9

£30K

£74K

£30,415 - £74,063 Range

BBC
3.9

BBC

Editor

£61,856

 /yr
Range: £43K - £82K

£43K

£82K

£42,768 - £81,912 Range

Mark Allen Group
4

Mark Allen Group

Editor

£28,908

 /yr
Range: £23K - £49K

£23K

£49K

£23,208 - £49,177 Range

Euromoney Institutional Investor
3.7

Euromoney Institutional Investor

Editor

£42,332

 /yr
Range: £39K - £109K

£39K

£109K

£38,589 - £109,393 Range

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Argus Media
3.6

Argus Media

Editor

£65,529

 /yr
Range: £53K - £81K

£53K

£81K

£53,352 - £81,463 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Editor

£72,338

 /yr
Range: £45K - £96K

£45K

£96K

£45,206 - £95,793 Range

Coordination Group Publications
4.7

Coordination Group Publications

Editor

£22,681

 /yr
Range: £22K - £23K

£22K

£23K

£21,601 - £23,141 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Editor

£35,000

 /yr
Range: £18K - £80K

£18K

£80K

£18,065 - £80,000 Range

Haymarket Media Group
3.3

Haymarket Media Group

Editor

£40,806

 /yr
Range: £26K - £65K

£26K

£65K

£26,475 - £65,083 Range

Thomson Reuters
3.9

Thomson Reuters

Editor

£49,983

 /yr
Range: £26K - £103K

£26K

£103K

£25,692 - £102,900 Range

Informa
3.5

Informa

Editor

£40,009

 /yr
Range: £26K - £84K

£26K

£84K

£26,475 - £83,634 Range

GlobalData
3.3

GlobalData

Editor

£34,717

 /yr
Range: £18K - £50K

£18K

£50K

£17,806 - £49,557 Range

The Telegraph
3.2

The Telegraph

Editor

£39,932

 /yr
Range: £25K - £66K

£25K

£66K

£24,779 - £65,589 Range

Law Business Research
3.8

Law Business Research

Editor

£34,129

 /yr
Range: £25K - £61K

£25K

£61K

£25,387 - £61,153 Range

Kantar
3.4

Kantar

Editor

£25,758

 /yr
Range: £23K - £36K

£23K

£36K

£23,371 - £36,000 Range

LexisNexis Legal & Professional
3.9

LexisNexis Legal & Professional

Editor

£27,061

 /yr
Range: £25K - £52K

£25K

£52K

£25,246 - £51,622 Range

HarperCollins UK
2.9

HarperCollins UK

Editor

£29,011

 /yr
Range: £27K - £33K

£27K

£33K

£26,709 - £32,900 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Editor salaries

The national average salary for an Editor is £35,975 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see an Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 986 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Editor employees.

The highest salary for an Editor in United Kingdom is £58,325 per year.

The lowest salary for an Editor in United Kingdom is £22,190 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent editor salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£45,000
per year
A Commissioning Editor in the London Area area reported making £45,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£16,500
per year
A Content Editor in the Birmingham Area area reported making £16,500 per year
Job Highlights
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£58,000
per year
An Editor in the London Area area reported making £58,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£19,000
per year
A Content Editor in the Liverpool Area area reported making £19,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Liverpool Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£36,000
per year
An Editor in the London Area area reported making £36,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£34,000
per year
A Retoucher in the London Area area reported making £34,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public