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Experienced Copy Editor Salary

An Experienced Copy Editor earns an average salary of $50,084 per year. A skill in Writing Procedures & Documentation is associated with high pay for this job.

$35,130 - $71,724
(Median)
$35K
$50K
$72K
MEDIAN: $50,083
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50%
90%

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$14.24 - $44.46
(Median)
$14
$25
$44
MEDIAN: $25.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$35,130 - $71,724  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,817  
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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$31,821 - $80,268  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 174
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$14.24 - $44.46  
   
Overtime
$21.21 - $59.18  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,817  
   
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).
)
$31,821 - $80,268  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 111

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Skills That Affect Experienced Copy Editor Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 19%

National Average
$51,000

Proofreading
up arrow 1%

Editing
up arrow 2%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 2%

Copywriting
up arrow 2%

Technical Writing
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 26%
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