Textbook Editor (Female, Age 54) in Coral Springs, FL

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Current Job

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Job TitleTextbook Editor
Salary$100,000
Other Compensation None Set
Hours/Week60
Company Size(not answered)
LocationCoral Springs, FL
Years Experience15 years

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Describe the type of organization you work for.
I am self-employed as a freelance textbook editor. I work on contract for a number of different textbook publishers. Formerly, I was a senior editor at a major publishing company.

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
I prepare new editions of textbooks, completing all necessary research, writing, and editing to prepare manuscript for bound book. I also write teacher materials and student materials for ancillaries such as workbooks and test booklets.

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
none

Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
well-compensated

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.

Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
No

Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
No

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