Entry-Level Copywriter Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Copywriter is $44,976 per year.

$32,453 - $66,543
$32K
$46K
$67K
MEDIAN: $46,469
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50%
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$11.35 - $30.91
$11
$18
$31
MEDIAN: $17.76
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50%
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$0$66K
Salary $32,453 - $66,543
Bonus $301.40 - $5,143
Profit Sharing $481.77 - $5,980
Commission $9,722
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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$30,271 - $66,740
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,074
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $11.35 - $30.91
Overtime $17.42 - $37.20
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $301.40 - $5,143
Commission $9,722
Profit Sharing $481.77 - $5,980
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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$30,271 - $66,740
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 349

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Copywriter Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $44,692

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

Copywriter Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Copywriter in Allentown:
"Get social."
Make sure to include social media and website content in your research and studies. Today, most writing positions require these skills.

Copywriter in Rock Hill:
"No room for financial growth."
Volunteer if that is what it takes to build the right experience and portfolio.

Copywriter in Tempe:
"Self-management is key."
You are responsible not only for the creation of content, but for the integrity of that content. Strategy and self-management (project management) are key to success in this position.

Key Stats for Copywriter

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 211 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
17%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Copywriter Salaries

▲4%

▲3%


National Average
$45,000

Strategic Marketing
▼1%

Copywriting
▼3%

Marketing Communications
▼3%



▼7%


▼8%

▼9%




Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 211 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 21%
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