Copywriter with Advertising Skills Salary

A Copywriter with Advertising skills earns an average salary of $48,728 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$35,682 - $72,840
$36K
$49K
$73K
MEDIAN: $48,728
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50%
90%

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$11.63 - $46.00
$12
$20
$46
MEDIAN: $19.66
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$35,682 - $72,840  
   
Bonus
$965 - $5,372  
Profit Sharing
$550  
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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$34,107 - $75,055  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 293
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$11.63 - $46.00  
   
Overtime
$0.21 - $58.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$965 - $5,372  
   
Profit Sharing
$550  
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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$34,107 - $75,055  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 55

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Pay by Experience Level for Copywriter

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $48,285

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Key Stats for Copywriter

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Copywriter Salaries

Late-Career
▲33%

Experienced
▲32%

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
$48,000

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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