Experienced Copy Editor Salary

The average salary for an Experienced Copy Editor is $48,606 per year.

$36,468 - $74,094
$36K
$51K
$74K
MEDIAN: $50,816
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$14.68 - $36.28
$15
$20
$36
MEDIAN: $20.16
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90%

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$0$74K
Salary $36,468 - $74,094
Bonus $984 - $5,481
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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$34,036 - $74,729
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 109
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $14.68 - $36.28
Overtime $24.07 - $51.80
Annual Data $0$74K
Bonus $984 - $5,481
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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$34,036 - $74,729
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 56

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Copy Editor Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $49,735

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

Key Stats for Copy Editor

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
10-19 years
76%
20 years or more
24%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Copy Editor Salaries

National Average
$50,000

Adobe InDesign
▼5%

▼7%

▼9%

Copywriting
▼9%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼10%

Technical Writing
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 31%
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