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Copy Editor Salary in Seattle

The average salary for a Copy Editor in Seattle, Washington is $39,194 per year. A skill in Copywriting is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$28,883 - $58,723
(Median)
$29K
$39K
$59K
MEDIAN: $39,194
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$12.60 - $48.72
(Median)
$13
$27
$49
MEDIAN: $27.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$28,883 - $58,723  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,658  
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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$29,009 - $93,444  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 24
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$12.60 - $48.72  
   
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 - $24,658  
   
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).
)
$29,009 - $93,444  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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Experience Affects Copy Editor in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 51%

National Average
$46,000


Skills That Affect Copy Editor in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Copywriting
up arrow 11%

National Average
$46,000

Editing
up arrow 8%

Proofreading
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 66% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 32%
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