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Approximately 96,690 editors are employed in the United States. One of the best things about the field of editing is that there are many opportunities for editors. The most obvious employers for editors are book publishers, magazines, and newspapers. There are many varieties of all three of these types of publishers. There are small and large publishers, general and specialized publishers, local and national publishers. If you have a strong interest in a particular field, you will undoubtedly find various publishers that specialize in it. 

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