The average salary for a Copy Editor is £24,174 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Copy Editor Total Pay (?
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£16,331 - £41,217
(Median)
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41K
MEDIAN: £24,174
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Copy Editor Total Pay (?
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£8.05 - £25.34
(Median)
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MEDIAN: £19.00
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National Salary Data

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£0£16K£32K£48K
Salary
£16,331 - £41,217  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,027  
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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£16,523 - £47,596  
PayScale
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 86
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£9£18£27
Hourly Rate
£8.05 - £25.34  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£18K£36K£54K
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,027  
   
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).
)
£16,523 - £47,596  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 86
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Experience Affects Copy Editor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 55%
National Average
₤25,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Copy Editor Salaries

Editing
up arrow 7%
National Average
₤25,000
Proofreading
up arrow 7%
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Gender
Female
61%
female alumni
 
Male
39%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 37% dental benefits Dental: 12%
vision benefits Vision: 12% employee benefits None: 54%
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