Average Copy Editor Salary

$50,682
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$36k
MEDIAN
$51k
90%
$77k

The average salary for a Copy Editor is $50,682

Base Salary
$36k - $77k
Bonus
$101 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$491 - $2k
Total Pay
$30k - $76k
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Job Satisfaction for Copy Editor

3.7 out of 5
(128)
Highly Satisfied
18Reviews
Based on 128 responses, the job of Copy Editor has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.65 out of 5. On average, Copy Editors are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
74.8%
Male
24.4%
Prefer to self-define
0.8%
This data is based on 361 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

71%

Dental

64%

Vision

55%

None

28%