Copywriter Salary with Copywriting skills (United States)

The average pay for a Copywriter with Copywriting skills is $45,230 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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$30,937 - $69,689
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $45,229
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Copywriter with Copywriting skills Total Pay (?
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$11.92 - $40.91
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$30,937 - $69,689  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,974  
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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$29,575 - $73,965  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 757
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$11.92 - $40.91  
   
Overtime
$17.13 - $49.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,974  
   
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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$29,575 - $73,965  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 757
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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

up arrow 34%
San Francisco
up arrow 32%
Denver
up arrow 26%
Atlanta
up arrow 24%
Boston
up arrow 22%
Portland
up arrow 19%
Chicago
up arrow 9%
Seattle
up arrow 7%
Austin
up arrow 7%
San Diego
up arrow 2%
National Average
$45,000
Milwaukee
up arrow 7%
Dallas
up arrow 9%
Phoenix
up arrow 9%
Minneapolis
up arrow 14%
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Experience Affects Copywriter with Copywriting skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 44%
Experienced
up arrow 33%
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 151 votes.

Gender

Female
64%
female alumni
 
Male
36%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 23%
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