Copywriter Salary

The average pay for a Copywriter is C$41,278 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Marketing Communications is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

C$30,227 - C$63,948
(Median)
C$30K
C$41K
C$64K
MEDIAN: C$41,277
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90%

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C$14.58 - C$50.17
(Median)
C$15
C$21
C$50
MEDIAN: C$20
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Salary
C$30,227 - C$63,948  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,829  
Profit Sharing
C$200.00  
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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C$30,470 - C$69,987  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 316
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$17C$34C$51
Hourly Rate
C$14.58 - C$50.17  
   
Overtime
C$28.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,829  
   
Profit Sharing
C$200.00  
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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C$30,470 - C$69,987  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 82
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Pay by Experience Level for Copywriter

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$41,967

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Experience Affects Copywriter Salaries



Late-Career
up arrow 21%

National Average
C$42,000


Skills That Affect Copywriter Salaries

Marketing Communications
up arrow 13%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 4%

Technical Writing
up arrow 2%

Copywriting
up arrow 1%

Editing
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
C$42,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%

Advertising
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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