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Editors plan, review, and revise content for publication.
Most editors work in offices, whether onsite with their employer or from a remote location. The work can be stressful because editors often have tight deadlines.
Computer proficiency and a bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, or English are typically required to become an editor.
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About $tools.number.format('#,###',$op) openings for editors are projected each year, on average, over the decade. Many of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to different occupations or exit the labor force, such as to retire.
Explore resources for employment and wages by state and area for editors.
Compare the job duties, education, job growth, and pay of editors with similar occupations.
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