Copywriter salary in the United States

Average salary
$54,500/yr
Based on 3,276 income tax records
$21,000
$120,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$43K
 
$54K
 
$64K
 
$65K
 
$68K
$21,000
$120,000
How much do Copywriters make?
The average total salary for a Copywriter is $54,500 per year. This is based on data from 3,276 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Copywriter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Copywriter salary can vary between $21,000 to $120,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Copywriter salary by location

Copywriter salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Justworks, Kings County, NY
15 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$31K – $78K

Copywriter demographics in United States

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73% are single
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27% are married
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14% have kids
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29% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Copywriters in United States

3,276 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a copywriter in the United States is $54,500 per year. Copywriter salaries in the United States can vary between $21,000 to $120,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,276 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as copywriter.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for copywriters in the United States: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($105,500 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($81,000 a year), and Baltimore Metro Area, MD ($68,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.