Pay for Content Strategists with Copywriting skills sits in the ballpark of $56K annually. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most enjoy medical while more than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Content Strategists with Copywriting skills making up 75 percent. For the most part, Content Strategists with Copywriting skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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MEDIAN: $55,933
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$39,173 - $93,959  
   
Bonus
$242.40 - $9,967  
Profit Sharing
$1,017  
Total Pay (?
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$38,765 - $97,151  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 261
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.00 - $75.00  
   
Overtime
$35.71  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$242.40 - $9,967  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,017  
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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$38,765 - $97,151  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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Pay by Experience Level for Content Strategist

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


Content Strategists with Copywriting skills who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $51K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $70K on average. On average, Content Strategists with Copywriting skills make $78K following one to two decades on the job. Seasoned veterans with 20 years under their belts enjoy a median income of $128K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $57,244

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

For those looking to make money, Content Strategists with Copywriting skills in San Francisco enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 67 percent above the national average. Content Strategists with Copywriting skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Portland (+29 percent), Seattle (+22 percent), Austin (+20 percent), and New York (+11 percent). Falling short of the national average by 8 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Washington.

Key Stats for Content Strategist

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
056
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Content Strategist Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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National Average
$57,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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