Copywriter Salary with Technical Writing skills (United States)

The average salary for a Copywriter with Technical Writing skills is $42,922 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
Copywriter with Technical Writing skills Salary (?
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$29,900 - $67,656
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MEDIAN: $42,922
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Copywriter with Technical Writing skills Salary (?
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$10.00 - $39.92
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$29,900 - $67,656  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,072  
Total Pay (?
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$25,480 - $72,430  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 128
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$10.00 - $39.92  
   
Overtime
$9.94 - $42.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,072  
   
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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$25,480 - $72,430  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 71
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$41,000
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Experience Affects Copywriter with Technical Writing skills Salaries

Mid-Career
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Experienced
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$41,000
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Gender

Female
59%
female alumni
 
Male
41%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 66% dental benefits Dental: 53%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 34%
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