A Copy Editor earns an average salary of AU$47,645 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$40,431 - AU$74,000
AU$40K
AU$48K
AU$74K
MEDIAN: AU$47,644
10%
50%
90%

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AU$17.50 - AU$27.50
AU$21
MEDIAN: AU$21.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$25KAU$50KAU$75K
Salary
AU$40,431 - AU$74,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$39,728 - AU$70,000  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$12AU$24AU$36
Hourly Rate
AU$21.00  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$39,728 - AU$70,000  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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Key Stats for Copy Editor

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Copy Editor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 45%

Mid-Career
up arrow 29%

National Average
AU$47,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 89%
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