Copy Editor Salary in San Francisco (United States)

The average pay for a Copy Editor in San Francisco, California is $49,735 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.
Copy Editor in San Francisco, California Salary (?
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$35,844 - $73,404
(Median)
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73K
MEDIAN: $49,734
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Copy Editor in San Francisco, California Salary (?
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$17.88 - $45.30
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$35,844 - $73,404  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $983  
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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$39,072 - $83,635  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$17.88 - $45.30  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $983  
   
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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$39,072 - $83,635  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Experience Affects Copy Editor in San Francisco, California Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%
National Average
$50,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Copy Editor in San Francisco, California Salaries

Copywriting
up arrow 6%
Proofreading
0%
National Average
$50,000
Editing
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
65%
female alumni
 
Male
35%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 58% dental benefits Dental: 47%
vision benefits Vision: 42% employee benefits None: 42%
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