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Copywriter Salary in Los Angeles

The average salary for a Copywriter in Los Angeles, California is $47,852 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. A skill in Proofreading is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$36,065 - $81,611
(Median)
$36K
$48K
$82K
MEDIAN: $47,852
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50%
90%

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$13.28 - $49.66
(Median)
$13
$24
$50
MEDIAN: $24.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$36,065 - $81,611  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,948  
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).
)
$32,232 - $85,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 62
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.28 - $49.66  
   
Overtime
$20.28 - $44.96  
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 - $2,948  
   
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).
)
$32,232 - $85,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 42

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Experience Affects Copywriter in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

National Average
$49,000


Skills That Affect Copywriter in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Proofreading
up arrow 27%

Advertising
up arrow 3%

Editing
up arrow 3%

Copywriting
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

National Average
$49,000

Marketing Communications
up arrow 3%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 51%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 30%