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$41,641 - AU$72,129
AU$42K
AU$50K
AU$72K
MEDIAN: AU$49,579
10%
50%
90%

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AU$24.40 - AU$40.00
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$25.60
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Salary
AU$41,641 - AU$72,129  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$41,198 - AU$81,484  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$14AU$28AU$42
Hourly Rate
AU$25.60  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
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$41,198 - AU$81,484  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Key Stats for Copy Editor

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Copy Editor Salaries

Experienced
▲31%

Mid-Career
▲13%

National Average
AU$52,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
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Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 92%
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