A Copywriter with Editing skills earns an average salary of $45,306 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

$30,952 - $64,223
$31K
$45K
$64K
MEDIAN: $45,306
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90%

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$11.31 - $39.58
$11
$19
$40
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$30,952 - $64,223  
   
Bonus
$302.01 - $5,463  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Commission
$9,600  
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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$29,947 - $67,788  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 399
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$11.31 - $39.58  
   
Overtime
$17.75 - $46.91  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$302.01 - $5,463  
   
Commission
$9,600  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$29,947 - $67,788  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 133

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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
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 89 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Copywriter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 60%

Experienced
up arrow 33%


National Average
$44,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 89 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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