The PW Publishing Industry Salary Survey 2019


The complete, incisive results of the Publishers Weekly annual salary survey is now yours to own, to study and to learn from.


  • Know what you’re worth
  • Use the latest real data to make your case for a raise
  • Get paid what you’re worth


  • Attract, hire and retain the best candidates for the job
  • Pay comparable salaries for entry-level employees and interns
  • Retain the best midlevel employees and management

New and Updated Information!

  • Environmental Initiatives
  • Salaries, commissions and bonuses
  • Sexual harassment policy
  • Diversity – the updated picture for publishing
  • Median managerial salaries – how much do men and women make?

This comprehensive report is packed with information.

The PW Publishing Industry Salary Survey 2019 includes:

  • Full-color charts and graphs illustrating survey responses
  • 60-plus pages of detailed tables enumerating responses to each survey question
  • 20-plus pages of median compensation tables
  • Breakouts by region, male/female, race, company size, years of service and more
  • A detailed analysis of results

Completed in late summer of 2019, the Publishers Weekly salary survey results are based on nearly 700 responses from publishing industry employees.

The PW Publishing Industry Salary Survey 2019

73-page PDF file for download from DPD



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