Copywriter Salary with Copywriting skills (United States)

The average pay for a Copywriter with Copywriting skills is $45,240 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Copywriter with Copywriting skills Total Pay (?
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$30,861 - $69,470
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $45,240
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Copywriter with Copywriting skills Total Pay (?
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$11.91 - $41.02
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$30,861 - $69,470  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,003  
Profit Sharing
$1,900 - $7,500  
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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$29,580 - $73,740  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 801
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$11.91 - $41.02  
   
Overtime
$17.33 - $48.96  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,003  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,900 - $7,500  
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).
)
$29,580 - $73,740  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 801
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Pay by Experience Level for Copywriter with Copywriting skills

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

Pay Difference By Location

New York
up arrow 32%
San Francisco
up arrow 29%
Atlanta
up arrow 24%
Denver
up arrow 23%
Boston
up arrow 22%
Portland
up arrow 18%
Seattle
up arrow 11%
Chicago
up arrow 6%
Austin
up arrow 1%
San Diego
0%
National Average
$45,000
Dallas
up arrow 9%
Cincinnati
up arrow 9%
Phoenix
up arrow 9%
Minneapolis
up arrow 13%
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Experience Affects Copywriter with Copywriting skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 42%
Experienced
up arrow 34%
Mid-Career
up arrow 18%
National Average
$45,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 158 votes.

Gender

Female
64%
female alumni
 
Male
36%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 22%
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