A Copywriter earns an average salary of £23,116 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Web Content Management and Marketing Communications.

£15,893 - £34,901
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MEDIAN: £23,422
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£7.60 - £42.08
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MEDIAN: £14.83
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Salary £15,893 - £34,901
Bonus £391.49 - £4,085
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£15,974 - £39,414
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 240
Hourly Data £0£42
Hourly Rate £7.60 - £42.08
Annual Data £0£39K
Bonus £391.49 - £4,085
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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£15,974 - £39,414
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

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Popular Skills for Copywriter

Pay by Experience Level for Copywriter

Pay by Experience for a Copywriter has a positive trend. An entry-level Copywriter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤22,000 based on 215 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Copywriter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤30,000 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Copywriter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤32,000 based on 32 salaries. A Copywriter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤37,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £23,977

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Copywriter Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Copywriter?

Copywriter in Edinburgh:
"Working in Edinburgh."
Pros: It's a great place to live and work.
Cons: Half the pay of what you get in London. Employers ask for more skills and pay less than English companies. Scottish employers often bundle two or more career skill sets into one job title with a salary that doesn't reflect extra work and expertise.

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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Key Stats for Copywriter

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Copywriter Salaries

▲54%

▲35%

▲25%

National Average
₤24,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Copywriter Salaries

Web Content Management
▲36%

Marketing Communications
▲19%

Editing
▲6%

Social Media Marketing
▲3%

National Average
₤24,000

Content Management
▼1%

▼3%






Windows Operating System General Use
▼13%

Proofreading
▼13%

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 22%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 71%
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