Entry-Level Copywriter in Chicago, Illinois Salary

An Entry-Level Copywriter in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $49,073 per year. A skill in Technical Writing is associated with high pay for this job.

$41,176 - $66,085
$41K
$50K
$66K
MEDIAN: $49,733
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50%
90%

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$15.66 - $40.73
$16
$22
$41
MEDIAN: $21.50
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$0$66K
Salary $41,176 - $66,085
Bonus $1,250
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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$39,021 - $66,085
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 43
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $15.66 - $40.73
Overtime $24.00
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $1,250
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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$39,021 - $66,085
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Copywriter Job Listings

Key Stats for Copywriter

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
1-4 years
85%
5-9 years
15%
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Skills That Affect Copywriter Salaries

Technical Writing
▲8%

Social Media Marketing
▲2%

Advertising
▼0%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
▼0%

National Average
$50,000

Marketing Communications
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Copywriting
▼4%

Editing
▼12%

Microsoft Office
▼14%

Proofreading
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 12%
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