A Copy Editor earns an average salary of AU$49,579 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$41,347 - AU$75,627
AU$41K
AU$50K
AU$76K
MEDIAN: AU$49,579
10%
50%
90%

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AU$20.00 - AU$27.50
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$25.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Salary
AU$41,347 - AU$75,627  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$40,545 - AU$70,469  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$12AU$24AU$36
Hourly Rate
AU$25.00  
   
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$40,545 - AU$70,469  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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Key Stats for Copy Editor

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %
044
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
17%
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Experience Affects Copy Editor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 32%

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

National Average
AU$51,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
17%

Common Health Benefits

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