A book or script editor evaluates manuscripts of books or scripts to determine suitability for publication or production, and edits and supervises material in preparation for publication or for production on film, television, radio or stage. A book or script editor in Australia is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
Book or Script Editor Specialisations
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Group: 2122 Authors, and Book and Script Editors
A book or script editor writes, edits and evaluates literary works for publication and scripts for film, television, radio and stage productions.
Most occupations in the book or script editor unit group (Group 2122) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. Some occupations in this unit group require high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Occupations within the Book or Script Editor Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same book or script editor group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
Average Income of a Book or Script Editor
The average salary for a Book or Script Editor in Australia is $ 68,139 for male employees and $ 62,749 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 57.4 Females: 32.3 Persons: 34.4
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 2122) Authors and book and script editors - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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