Copywriter Salary with Advertising skills (United States)

A Copywriter with Advertising skills earns an average salary of $46,609 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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$32,972 - $68,278
(Median)
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57K
68K
MEDIAN: $46,608
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Copywriter with Advertising skills Total Pay (?
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$13.09 - $45.69
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$32,972 - $68,278  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,994  
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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$31,278 - $73,774  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 281
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 - $4,994  
   
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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$31,278 - $73,774  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 281
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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 30%
New York
up arrow 28%
Boston
up arrow 26%
Seattle
up arrow 24%
Chicago
up arrow 14%
Austin
up arrow 8%
National Average
$48,000
Los Angeles
up arrow 3%
Minneapolis
up arrow 12%
Milwaukee
up arrow 16%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Experience Affects Copywriter with Advertising skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 79%
Experienced
up arrow 17%
Mid-Career
up arrow 11%
National Average
$48,000
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 55 votes.
Gender
Female
49%
female alumni
 
Male
51%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
2%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 21%
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