The average salary for a Junior Copywriter in Australia is AU$43,944.
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Job Description for Junior Copywriter
A junior copywriter is an entry-level position which works underneath a senior copywriter. Although their responsibilities may vary greatly from company to company, they must always provide excellent customer service to their companies' clients. They should be able to listen to clients' ideas and transfer them to paper in order to bring their visions to life; as such, junior copywriters should have vivid imaginations and be able to brainstorm for a wide array of needs. Those in this position sh…Read more
Junior Copywriter Tasks
- Work with Creative Director, Art Director and other copy writers to develop creative copy for advertising campaigns.
- Ensure copy serves purpose of selling client's product/service/image according to strategic creative plan.
- Research brands and products to write copy that is accurate, on-target and "brand-right".
- Write original copy and edit existing copy and proofread all copy deliverables for quality.
- Ensure adherence to and consistency in copy standards and style.
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Popular Skills for Junior Copywriter
Social Media Marketing
Skills in Social Media Marketing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Editing and Copywriting.
Pay by Experience Level for Junior Copywriter
An entry-level Junior Copywriter with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$42,574 based on 12 salaries. An early career Junior Copywriter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$45,009 based on 12 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Junior Copywriter in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 8.1% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Brisbane, Queensland (3.3% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (2.2% less).
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