Copywriter Salary with Advertising skills (United States)

A Copywriter with Advertising skills earns an average salary of $47,883 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Copywriter with Advertising skills Total Pay (?
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$32,891 - $69,735
(Median)
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48K
58K
70K
MEDIAN: $47,882
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Copywriter with Advertising skills Total Pay (?
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$13.09 - $45.69
(Median)
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46
MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$32,891 - $69,735  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,026  
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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$31,244 - $74,161  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 298
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$13.09 - $45.69  
   
Overtime
$16.64 - $57.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,026  
   
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).
)
$31,244 - $74,161  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 298
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Pay by Experience Level for Copywriter with Advertising skills

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

Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
up arrow 29%
New York
up arrow 26%
Seattle
up arrow 24%
Boston
up arrow 23%
Chicago
up arrow 12%
Austin
up arrow 6%
Denver
up arrow 4%
Los Angeles
0%
National Average
$49,000
Minneapolis
up arrow 7%
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Experience Affects Copywriter with Advertising skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 55%
Experienced
up arrow 16%
Mid-Career
up arrow 10%
National Average
$49,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
50%
female alumni
 
Male
50%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 20%
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