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Editors

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $26.49
Statewide median: $20.95

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Editors *

Area Low Median High
U S
$20.88 $29.10 $40.19
Minnesota
$20.11 $26.49 $35.92
Central Minnesota
$18.43 $22.30 $26.83
Northeast Minnesota
$16.85 $22.75 $30.57
Northwest Minnesota
$11.58 $21.96 $27.32
Southeast Minnesota
$12.35 $21.46 $28.58
Southwest Minnesota
$20.97 $24.03 $29.19
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$20.52 $27.49 $36.72

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 2,700 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Editors most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in moderate demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is shrinking.

There will be a need for about 3,164 new Editors to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Editors
Area Employment Employment Change
2016 2026 Number Percent
U S 127,400 125,600 -1,800 -1.4%
Minnesota 3,597 3,393 -204 -5.7%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2016 2026 Number Percent
Northwest Minnesota 269 265 -4 -1.5%
Central Minnesota 179 172 -7 -3.9%
Southeast Minnesota 223 214 -9 -4%
Southwest Minnesota 181 162 -19 -10.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,752 2,571 -181 -6.6%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.