Sally Smith (fictional character) is tired of working a 9-5 job that takes her away from her family five days a week.
Her current occupation requires a great deal of writing, so she decides to start a career working remotely as an editor.
With over a million ebooks sold each day, it’s apparent people still enjoy reading and writing—and all those authors need editors, right?
But, would Sally make enough money to replace her 9-5 income? What is a book editor’s salary, anyway?
To answer the question of salary, we need to first look at what exactly an editor does.