How much does a Senior Editor make?

Updated 26 Nov 2021
£43,853 /yr
Average Base Pay

222 salaries

£29K

Low

£44K

Average

£67K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Senior Editor is £43,853 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Senior Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 222 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Editor employees.

Seniority Levels

L3
Senior Editor£43,853 /yr
L4
Lead Editor£36,590 /yr
L5
Senior Staff Editor£34,986 /yr
Career Path

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Associate Editor

£35,432

per year

Editor-In-Chief

£58,923

per year

Editorial Director

£66,683

per year

Executive Editor

£38,239

per year

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Springer Nature
3.6

Springer Nature

Senior Editor

£44,180

 /yr
Range: £35K - £49K
27 salaries
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£35K

£49K

£34,709 - £48,900 Range

Thomson Reuters
3.9

Thomson Reuters

Senior Editor

£50,000

 /yr
Range: £29K - £103K

£29K

£103K

£28,730 - £102,660 Range

Elsevier
4

Elsevier

Senior Editor

£37,602

 /yr
Range: £34K - £42K

£34K

£42K

£33,517 - £41,532 Range

Cambridge University Press & Assessment
3.8

Cambridge University Press & Assessment

Senior Editor

£37,771

 /yr
Range: £35K - £53K

£35K

£53K

£35,171 - £53,000 Range

BBC
3.8

BBC

Senior Editor

£72,596

 /yr
Range: £53K - £97K

£53K

£97K

£53,050 - £96,980 Range

Oxford University Press
3.5

Oxford University Press

Senior Editor

£36,176

 /yr
Range: £31K - £41K

£31K

£41K

£31,000 - £41,434 Range

Nature Publishing Group
3.3

Nature Publishing Group

Senior Editor

£44,747

 /yr
Range: £38K - £59K

£38K

£59K

£38,090 - £59,207 Range

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S&P Global
4.1

S&P Global

Senior Editor

£69,042

 /yr
Range: £50K - £111K

£50K

£111K

£49,819 - £111,259 Range

Bloomsbury
4

Bloomsbury

Senior Editor

£34,861

 /yr
Range: £29K - £49K

£29K

£49K

£29,219 - £48,561 Range

PLOS
3

PLOS

Senior Editor

£46,077

 /yr
Range: £45K - £50K

£45K

£50K

£45,204 - £50,208 Range

Palgrave Macmillan
2.2

Palgrave Macmillan

Senior Editor

£37,147

 /yr
Range: £34K - £37K

£34K

£37K

£33,776 - £37,147 Range

LexisNexis Legal & Professional
4

LexisNexis Legal & Professional

Senior Editor

£33,756

 /yr
Range: £32K - £35K

£32K

£35K

£32,231 - £34,936 Range

Coordination Group Publications
4.2

Coordination Group Publications

Senior Editor

£27,679

 /yr
Range: £28K - £28K

£28K

£28K

£27,665 - £28,416 Range

News UK
3.7

News UK

Senior Editor

£73,115

 /yr
Range: £72K - £82K

£72K

£82K

£72,112 - £81,667 Range

SevenC3
3.6

SevenC3

Senior Editor

£58,093

 /yr
Range: £55K - £62K

£55K

£62K

£55,358 - £61,725 Range

Yahoo
4

Yahoo

Senior Editor

£44,297

 /yr
Range: £44K - £56K

£44K

£56K

£43,733 - £56,294 Range

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
3.9

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Senior Editor

£55,897

 /yr
Range: £37K - £56K

£37K

£56K

£36,715 - £55,897 Range

GlobalData
3.3

GlobalData

Senior Editor

£33,147

 /yr
Range: £21K - £51K

£21K

£51K

£21,119 - £50,584 Range

Guardian News & Media
4.4

Guardian News & Media

Senior Editor

£97,063

 /yr
Range: £75K - £106K

£75K

£106K

£74,613 - £106,099 Range

Scholastic
3.5

Scholastic

Senior Editor

£30,350

 /yr
Range: £30K - £35K

£30K

£35K

£29,902 - £34,511 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Editor salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Editor is £43,853 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Senior Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 222 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Editor employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Editor in United Kingdom is £66,917 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Editor in United Kingdom is £28,738 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£41,434
per year
A Senior Editor in the London Area area reported making £41,434 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
£30,000
per year
A Senior Artworker/Retoucher in the Leeds Area area reported making £30,000 per year
Additional Pay
£500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Leeds Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
£31,000
per year
A Senior Editor in the Oxford Area area reported making £31,000 per year
Additional Pay
£500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£50,000
per year
A Senior Editor in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£39,000
per year
A Senior Editor in the London Area area reported making £39,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£32,800
per year
A Senior Development Editor ELT in the London Area area reported making £32,800 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£22,665
per year
A Senior Content Editor in the Birmingham Area area reported making £22,665 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£30,000
per year
A Senior English Editor in the Southampton Area area reported making £30,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Southampton Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
£25,541
per year
A Senior Editor in the Oxford Area area reported making £25,541 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
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