Copy Editor with English Language Skills in Chennai Salary (India)

A Copy Editor with English Language skills in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earns an average salary of Rs 224,914 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

Rs 132,441 - Rs 388,441
Rs 130K
Rs 220K
Rs 390K
MEDIAN: Rs 221,597
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Rs 0Rs 395K
Salary Rs 132,441 - Rs 388,441
Bonus Rs 8,132 - Rs 36,276
Profit Sharing Rs 9,400
Total Pay (?
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Rs 132,441 - Rs 395,475
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 95

Job Description for Copy Editor

Copy editors are responsible for reviewing content for their organization's publications, which could include newspapers, magazines, newsletters, website content, mass emails and other written materials. These editors must ensure that materials are factually accurate and free of spelling and grammatical errors; they may also have to work with writers and others within the company to resolve errors and ensure materials are ready for publication. Copy editors also need to make sure that materials fit within the tone, style and perspective of their publication(s). Additionally, they may work with designers, photo editors, web editors and other professionals to ensure content fits within a cohesive package and resolve any issues that arise in the editing process. Copy editors often need to work within tight deadlines, and they must be able to multitask and prioritize assignments to ensure that all tasks are completed promptly.

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Copy Editor Tasks

  • Correct grammar and spelling.
  • Check documents and other items for readability, style, and agreement with editorial policy.
  • Check text to ensure copy is well written and logically structured.
  • Check facts and ask questions to the author.
  • Ensure that text agrees with the approved style.

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Key Stats for Copy Editor

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
6%

Experience Affects Copy Editor Salaries

Experienced
▲72%

Mid-Career
▲18%

National Average
Rs 224,000

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 39%