The REAL Salaries of Fashion Editors May Shock You

Fashion industry as we all know is a high paying industry. But have you ever imagined the kind of pay, that people working in this industry take home?

This was an interesting article on the salaries of some of the fashion editors and it is sure to shock you if you are not in the industry. But if you are a fashion editor or, designer, this might serve as a benchmark to assess yourself on where you stand.

How much you make can often be a taboo subject, but according to experts, knowing what your peers earn is paramount to getting fairly compensated yourself. Accordingly, we thought we’d share some salaries of real fashion editors at Condé Nast, the publishing company home to Vogue, W, Glamour, and more.

Scroll down to see what people really earn in the fashion publishing world—the numbers might just surprise you.

Note: The salaries are from anonymous Condé Nast employee reports from

Are these numbers higher or lower than you expected? Let us know in the comments below!