Average Copy Editor Salary

$50,772
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$36k
MEDIAN
$51k
90%
$79k

The average salary for a Copy Editor is $50,772

Base Salary
$36k - $79k
Bonus
$101 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$491 - $2k
Total Pay
$30k - $77k
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Job Satisfaction for Copy Editor

3.7 out of 5
(136)
Highly Satisfied
18Reviews
Based on 136 responses, the job of Copy Editor has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.66 out of 5. On average, Copy Editors are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
73.9%
Male
25.3%
Prefer to self-define
0.8%
This data is based on 391 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

70%

Dental

63%

Vision

54%

None

29%