A Copywriter earns an average salary of £22,728 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.

£15,765 - £34,467
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£23K
£34K
MEDIAN: £22,728
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£7.02 - £27.88
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MEDIAN: £15.13
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£13K£26K£39K
Salary
£15,765 - £34,467  
   
Bonus
£881 - £4,596  
Total Pay (?
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£15,794 - £38,181  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 247
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
£7.02 - £27.88  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£20K£40K£60K
Bonus
£881 - £4,596  
   
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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£15,794 - £38,181  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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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: £23,422

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Copywriter Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Copywriter

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
062
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Copywriter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 58%



National Average
₤23,000


Skills That Affect Copywriter Salaries

Web Content Management
up arrow 39%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 22%

Editing
up arrow 9%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 2%

Content Management
up arrow 2%

National Average
₤23,000




Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 8%


Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 12%

Proofreading
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
dental benefits
None: 75%
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