Copy Editor Salaries in US

Salary estimated from 556 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 21, 2018
Average in US
$22.48 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$49.80
Salary Distribution

How much does a Copy Editor make in US?

The average salary for a Copy Editor is $22.48 per hour in US. Salary estimates are based on 556 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
$36.19 per hour
$50.00 per hour
$40.00 per hour
$33.73 per hour
$32.02 per hour
$30.86 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
$25.03 per hour
$25.91 per hour
$25.46 per hour
$26.04 per hour
$30.45 per hour

Copy Editor job openings

Proofreader
GateHouse Media, Inc
Austin, TX
Copyeditor (Contract)
The Pen Is Mightier Content Creators, LLC
Austin, TX
Proofreader/Document Processing Specialist
Perkins Coie
Seattle, WA
Proofreader/Document Processing Specialist
Perkins Coie
Phoenix, AZ
Copy Editor
Thomas Publishing Company LLC
New York, NY
Editor
Peterson's
Highlands Ranch, CO
Copy Editor jobs in US