Editors in Florida
Get the information you need to know about working as an Editor.
While jobs for Editors in Florida are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.
Employment for Editors in Florida is expected to decrease.
Editors in Florida earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Editors Work in Florida?
In Florida, there were 4,190 people working as Editors in the year 2018.
There were 4,540 Editors employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 350 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 950 Editors working in it, which means Florida has more Editors than average.
Job Projections for Florida
Jobs for Editors in this state are declining at a rate of 3.2% which is a faster decline than the nationwide estimated projection of -1.4%.
Florida Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 510 annual job openings, and a total of 5,370 jobs for Florida Editors in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 12,000 annual jobs and 125,600 total jobs in 2026.
What do Editors Make in Florida?
In 2018 wages for Editors ranged from $29,250 to $92,530 with $53,150 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $14.06 to $44.49. The median hourly rate was $25.56.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $26.87 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $1.31.
The median salary in Florida is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Florida Metros for Editors
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Editors.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL||1,440||$55,950|
|Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL||700||$43,810|
|North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL||200||$52,780|
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL||120||$55,540|
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL||100||$51,680|
|Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL||90||$50,250|
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL||80||$50,000|
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL||80||$39,980|
|Port St. Lucie, FL||80||$64,140|
|Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL||50||$19,200|
Top States for Editors Employment
View the list below to see where most Editors work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||3,330||$80,210|
Below are the states where Editors get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$80,210|
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What Major Will Prepare You For an Editor Career?
- Business, Management & Marketing
- Communication & Journalism
- Communication & Media Studies
- English Language & Literature
- Public Relations & Advertising
- Writing Studies
- Business/Corporate Communications
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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