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Copywriter Salary in San Francisco

A Copywriter in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $58,065 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Marketing Communications and Advertising.

$36,920 - $97,702
(Median)
$37K
$58K
$98K
MEDIAN: $58,064
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90%

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$12.91 - $70.47
(Median)
$13
$22
$70
MEDIAN: $22.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$36,920 - $97,702  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,698  
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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$34,919 - $100,650  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 61
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.91 - $70.47  
   
Overtime
$21.87 - $53.41  
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 - $6,698  
   
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).
)
$34,919 - $100,650  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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Experience Affects Copywriter in San Francisco, California Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 23%

National Average
$56,000


Skills That Affect Copywriter in San Francisco, California Salaries

Marketing Communications
up arrow 23%

Advertising
up arrow 13%

Editing
up arrow 9%

Copywriting
up arrow 7%

National Average
$56,000

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 8%

Technical Writing
up arrow 24%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
up arrow 25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 22%
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