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-4% Jobs Projection
70 Job Openings
  • Employment for Editors in Alabama is expected to decrease.

How Many Editors Work in Alabama?

In Alabama, there were 550 people working as Editors in the year 2018.

There were 490 Editors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 60 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Editors in AL Employment Trend

The typical state has 950 Editors working in it, which means Alabama has fewer Editors than average.

Editors in AL vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Alabama

Jobs for Editors in this state are declining at a rate of 4.0% which is a faster decline than the nationwide estimated projection of -1.4%.

Job Projections for Editors: Nation vs. AL

Alabama Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 70 annual job openings, and 720 total jobs in 2026 for Editors in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 12,000 annual jobs and 125,600 total jobs in 2026.

Top Alabama Metros for Editors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Editors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 230 n/a
Montgomery, AL 80 $53,790
Huntsville, AL 40 $74,070
Tuscaloosa, AL 40 $54,130

Top States for Editors Employment

View the list below to see where most Editors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 19,140 $70,200
California 11,060 $68,530
Texas 5,490 $53,450
Florida 4,190 $53,150
Illinois 3,830 $58,540
Virginia 3,450 $65,050
District of Columbia 3,330 $80,210
Massachusetts 3,160 $71,730
New Jersey 3,130 $69,550
Pennsylvania 3,020 $55,750
Minnesota 2,700 $54,160
Maryland 2,280 $56,040
Georgia 2,190 $55,830
Ohio 2,090 $52,450
North Carolina 2,090 $52,080
Colorado 2,010 $57,350
Washington 1,830 $63,540
Tennessee 1,690 $45,100
Michigan 1,670 $52,740
Wisconsin 1,580 $46,350

Below are the states where Editors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $80,210
Massachusetts $71,730
New York $70,200
New Jersey $69,550
California $68,530
Rhode Island $67,660
Virginia $65,050
Connecticut $64,860
Hawaii $64,090
Washington $63,540

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Occupation AL Employment Total
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