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Copy Editor Salary in New York

The average pay for a Copy Editor in New York, New York is $49,789 per year. A skill in Adobe InDesign is associated with high pay for this job.
$31,735 - $76,219
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $49,789
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$14.56 - $39.45
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MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$31,735 - $76,219  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,848  
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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$31,330 - $77,159  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 115
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$14.56 - $39.45  
   
Overtime
$22.98 - $62.16  
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 - $4,848  
   
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).
)
$31,330 - $77,159  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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Pay by Experience Level for Copy Editor in New York, New York

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

Experience Affects Copy Editor in New York, New York Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 32%

Experienced
up arrow 30%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$50,000


Skills That Affect Copy Editor in New York, New York Salaries

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 16%

Editing
up arrow 3%

Proofreading
up arrow 1%

National Average
$50,000

Technical Writing
up arrow 9%

Copywriting
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 22%