Experienced Copy Editor Salary

The average salary for an Experienced Copy Editor is $48,606 per year.

$36,709 - $72,673
$37K
$50K
$73K
MEDIAN: $49,909
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$15.43 - $40.55
$15
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$41
MEDIAN: $20.00
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$0$74K
Salary $36,709 - $72,673
Bonus $984 - $5,873
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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$35,263 - $74,330
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 103
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $15.43 - $40.55
Overtime $24.07 - $51.80
Annual Data $0$74K
Bonus $984 - $5,873
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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$35,263 - $74,330
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $48,456

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Key Stats for Copy Editor

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
10-19 years
78%
20 years or more
23%
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Skills That Affect Copy Editor Salaries

National Average
$48,000

Adobe InDesign
▼2%

▼4%

▼7%

Copywriting
▼7%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼8%

Technical Writing
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 33%
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