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Copy Editor Salary in San Francisco

The average pay for a Copy Editor in San Francisco, California is $50,881 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

$35,844 - $73,404
(Median)
$36K
$51K
$73K
MEDIAN: $50,881
10%
50%
90%

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$14.90 - $44.04
(Median)
$15
$22
$44
MEDIAN: $21.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$35,844 - $73,404  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $503  
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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$35,000 - $70,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.90 - $44.04  
   
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.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $503  
   
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).
)
$35,000 - $70,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Experience Affects Copy Editor in San Francisco, California Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Skills That Affect Copy Editor in San Francisco, California Salaries

Copywriting
up arrow 7%

Proofreading
0%

National Average
$50,000

Editing
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 63% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 37%
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