Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Freelance Copywriter make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$70,275 / yrTotal Pay
$53,878 / yrBase Pay
$16,397 / yrAdditional Pay

$70,275

 / yr
$15K$486K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Freelance Copywriter is $70,275 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $53,878 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $16,397 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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$70,275 /yr
Freelance Copywriter
$101,222 /yr
Senior Copywriter
$80,101 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Freelance Copywriter?

Some related job titles are Content Writer Salaries with median pay of $65,464, Copy Writer Salaries with median pay of $69,906, Web Copywriter Salaries with median pay of $81,680, Freelance Writer Salaries with median pay of $64,699.

What are total pay estimates for a Freelance Copywriter at different companies?

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Freelancer
4.2
Freelance Copywriter

17 salaries

68 open jobs

$5,262

 / mo

$59,896

 / yr
Freelance
4.3
Freelance Copywriter

5 salaries

$60,526

 / yr
Self Employed Womens Association
4.3
Freelance Copywriter

4 salaries

$4,654

 / mo
Self Employed Chicago
4.2
Freelance Copywriter

4 salaries

$4,836

 / mo
Mattel
3.9
Freelance Copywriter

4 salaries

786 open jobs

$6,445

 / mo
Aquent
4.3
Freelance Copywriter

4 salaries

821 open jobs

$5,577

 / mo

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Self Opportunity
4.3
Freelance Copywriter

4 salaries

$4,359

 / mo
ELVTR
5.0
Freelance Copywriter

3 salaries

$62,131

 / yr
VMLY&R
3.9
Freelance Copywriter

3 salaries

592 open jobs

$68,669

 / yr
Creative Circle
4.0
Freelance Copywriter

3 salaries

94 open jobs

$5,264

 / mo
McCann Health
3.7
Freelance Copywriter

3 salaries

13 open jobs

$89,225

 / yr
freelance
4.2
Freelance Copywriter

3 salaries

$5,044

 / mo
Publicis Groupe
3.8
Freelance Copywriter

3 salaries

1,040 open jobs

$6,967

 / mo
Havas Worldwide
3.5
Freelance Copywriter

2 salaries

2 open jobs

$6,478

 / mo
Shutterstock
3.4
Freelance Copywriter

2 salaries

148 open jobs

$6,021

 / mo
Wayfair
3.4
Freelance Copywriter

2 salaries

1,340 open jobs

$80,252

 / yr
Study.com
4.3
Freelance Copywriter

2 salaries

45 open jobs

$6,479

 / mo
GSD&M
4.2
Freelance Copywriter

2 salaries

354 open jobs

$48,992

 / yr
Trader Joe's
4.1
Freelance Copywriter

2 salaries

468 open jobs

$5,323

 / mo
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Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Freelance Copywriter

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$26

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Freelance Copywriter

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$50,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Freelance Copywriter

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$85,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

7-9 years
3 days ago
Freelance Copywriter

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$80

/hr

Submitted3 days ago

15+ years
3 days ago
Freelance Copywriter

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$75

/hr

Submitted4 days ago

15+ years
4 days ago

Freelance Copywriter pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Freelance Copywriter is $53,878 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Freelance Copywriter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 70 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Freelance Copywriter employees.

The highest salary for a Freelance Copywriter in United States is $456,584 per year.

The lowest salary for a Freelance Copywriter in United States is $6,358 per year.

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