£37,923
Avg. Salary
£41.45
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Senior Copywriter is £41.45 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Copywriter is £37,923 per year.

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MEDIAN £37,923
£25,631 - £57,442
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MEDIAN: £37,923
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Salary £25,631 - £57,442
Bonus £976 - £10,174
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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£25,828 - £62,671
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 102

Job Description for Senior Copywriter

A senior copywriter works in an company to generate original written content, usually to advertise, promote, or educated a consumer base about that organization’s goods or services. Normally, this position exists inside an established creative department, and the copywriter generates written promotional copy to be used in advertisements across a variety of media. The copywriter may work at an outside advertising agency that requires constant original copy generation across a variety of fields for different clients.

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Senior Copywriter Tasks
  • Collaborate with design departments, product managers and business owners to create copy for advertising initiatives.
  • Work with Art Director and designers to ensure copy tone and style are consistent with visual tone and style.
  • Develop, write, and deliver marketing copy for print, web, and other applications.

Senior Copywriter Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Copywriter

Pay by Experience for a Senior Copywriter has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Copywriter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤31,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Copywriter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤39,000 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Senior Copywriter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤44,000 based on 15 salaries. A Senior Copywriter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤60,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

2%

National Average: £39,253

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Senior Copywriter Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Copywriter?

Senior Copywriter in London:
"LEARN TO SPELL then ignore the rules"
Never be governed by the way things are done - never forget why structure is important. Above all remember your job is to sell - ideas, products, opportunities - to businesses and above all to people.

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Key Stats for Senior Copywriter

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Senior Copywriter Salaries

Late-Career
▲52%

Experienced
▲13%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
₤39,000

Entry-Level
▼22%

Skills That Affect Senior Copywriter Salaries

Copywriting
▲35%

▲8%

National Average
₤39,000

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 45%