Communications Editor I Salary in the United States

How much does a Communications Editor I make in the United States? The average Communications Editor I salary in the United States is $50,012 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $44,489 and $58,137. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Communications Editor I writes, prepares, and/or reviews articles to be used in company publications. Coordinates the preparation of company publications and articles with various departments. Being a Communications Editor I confirms artwork and verifies facts. Makes sure all work follows editorial policies and standards. Additionally, Communications Editor I may select correspondents or reporters and edits third-party articles. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Communications Editor I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Communications Editor I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Communications Editor I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Communications Editor II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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