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How Much Does A Book Editor Make Per Year? Average Book Editor Salary

The average salary that a book editor earns per year is around $39,500. Their job is to check for proper grammar, spelling errors and various other mistakes in the books. The minimum educational qualification needed is a graduation preferably in the field of literature or similar fields. The experience level, company and the location of the job can also affect the salary. With an experience of over 5 years a book editor can earn over $55,000 annually. The type of work the book editor does also affects the salary. For example, if the book is a sequel of a top selling novel then the pay out for its editing will be higher.

by Margaret Walker on Sat, 02/05/2011 - 23:03

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