Copywriter Salary in San Francisco

A Copywriter in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $59,907 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Advertising, Marketing Communications, and Editing. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$39,213 - $97,691
(Median)
$39K
$60K
$98K
MEDIAN: $59,907
10%
50%
90%

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$12.82 - $70.96
(Median)
$13
$20
$71
MEDIAN: $20
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$39,213 - $97,691  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,096  
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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$35,546 - $99,879  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 65
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$24$48$72
Hourly Rate
$12.82 - $70.96  
   
Overtime
$13.88 - $38.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,096  
   
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).
)
$35,546 - $99,879  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Experience Affects Copywriter in San Francisco, California Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 72%

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

National Average
$59,000


Skills That Affect Copywriter in San Francisco, California Salaries

Advertising
up arrow 18%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 17%

Editing
up arrow 11%

Copywriting
up arrow 4%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 2%

National Average
$59,000

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 12%

Technical Writing
up arrow 28%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
up arrow 29%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 21%
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