A Copywriter earns an average salary of £23,047 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Marketing Communications and Web Content Management.

£15,888 - £34,417
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£16K
£23K
£34K
MEDIAN: £23,046
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£7.10 - £31.18
(Median)
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£31
MEDIAN: £19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Salary
£15,888 - £34,417  
   
Bonus
£550 - £4,500  
Total Pay (?
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£15,935 - £40,206  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 254
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£11£22£33
Hourly Rate
£7.10 - £31.18  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£22K£44K£66K
Bonus
£550 - £4,500  
   
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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£15,935 - £40,206  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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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: £23,993

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Copywriter Reviews

What is it like working as a Copywriter?

Copywriter in Birmingham:
"Relaxed company, friendly atmosphere and support"
Pros: Friendly team No blame culture Support when needed You matter - not just a number Flexibility
Cons: Not as much pay as I'd like Lack of progression

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Experience Affects Copywriter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 64%



National Average
₤24,000


Skills That Affect Copywriter Salaries

Marketing Communications
up arrow 19%

Web Content Management
up arrow 14%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 4%

National Average
₤24,000

Copywriting
up arrow 2%

Editing
up arrow 2%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
up arrow 4%


Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 10%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 13%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 14%

Proofreading
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 73%
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