Copy Editor Salaries in US

Salary estimated from 418 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 10, 2018
Average in US
$23.21 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$49.30
Salary Distribution

How much does a Copy Editor make in US?

The average salary for a Copy Editor is $23.21 per hour in US. Salary estimates are based on 418 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Copy Editor employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Copy Editor is 1-3 years.
Copy Editor salaries by company in US
CompanyAverage salary
$50.00 per hour
$40.00 per hour
$35.47 per hour
$33.73 per hour
$33.00 per hour
$32.02 per hour
$29.41 per hour
$30.00 per hour
$30.00 per hour
$25.48 per hour
Copy Editor salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$25.84 per hour
$26.09 per hour
$26.93 per hour
$24.71 per hour
$23.80 per hour

Copy Editor job openings

Copy Writer / Editor
Whole Foods Market
Austin, TX
Copy Editor
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
Associate Editor, Special Projects
GateHouse Media, Inc
Greenville, SC
Copy Editor jobs in US