Salary estimated from 71 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: January 11, 2018
Average in Chicago, IL
$24.62 per hour
▲12% Above national average
How much does a Copy Editor make in Chicago, IL?
The average salary for a Copy Editor is $24.62 per hour in Chicago, IL, which is 12% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 71 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Copy Editor employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. The typical tenure for a Copy Editor is 1-3 years.
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