Copywriter with Technical Writing Skills Salary

The average salary for a Copywriter with Technical Writing skills is $41,934 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$30,200 - $61,148
$30K
$42K
$61K
MEDIAN: $41,934
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$11.62 - $39.80
$12
$19
$40
MEDIAN: $19.20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$30,200 - $61,148  
   
Bonus
$299.00 - $7,272  
Profit Sharing
$800  
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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$25,956 - $63,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 94
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$11.62 - $39.80  
   
Overtime
$19.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$299.00 - $7,272  
   
Profit Sharing
$800  
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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$25,956 - $63,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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Pay by Experience Level for Copywriter

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

Key Stats for Copywriter

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Copywriter Salaries

Experienced
▲45%

Mid-Career
▲20%

Late-Career
▲6%

National Average
$41,000

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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