Editors in Texas
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Editors in Texas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
- Editors in Texas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Editors Work in Texas?
In Texas, there were 5,490 people working as Editors in the year 2018.
There were 5,710 Editors employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 220 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 950 Editors working in it, which means Texas has more Editors than average.
Job Projections for Texas
Jobs for Editors in this state are growing at a rate of 5.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of -1.4%.
Texas Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 710 annual Editors job openings in Texas, and 7,180 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 12,000 annual jobs and 125,600 total jobs in 2026.
What do Editors Make in Texas?
In 2018 wages for Editors ranged from $31,090 to $121,510 with $53,450 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $14.95 to $58.42. The median hourly rate was $25.7.
The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Texas Metros for Editors
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Editors.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX||1,580||$54,050|
|Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX||1,230||n/a|
|Austin-Round Rock, TX||970||n/a|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX||570||$45,300|
|College Station-Bryan, TX||90||$54,610|
|El Paso, TX||60||n/a|
|Corpus Christi, TX||50||$44,680|
|Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX||40||$48,730|
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|
Related Careers in TX
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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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