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Copy Editor Salary
in Delaware, United States

$63,384 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Copy Editor is $63,384 a year and $30 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Copy Editor is between $45,782 and $77,958. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Copy Editor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Edits, checks, and prepares written material for publication, performing a variety of duties.
  • Reads copy to detect errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax.
  • Verifies facts, dates, and statistics using standard reference sources.
  • Rewrites or modifies copy to conform to publication's style and editorial policy, and marks copy for typesetter using standard symbols to indicate how type should be set.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Copy Editor Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Nov 9
Wilmington, USA
Onward Search
Editing skills, a must as may have an opportunity to review team or agency work to make sure it ... copy and persuasively communicates creative ideas and rationale Monitors projects to ensure ...
Sr Copywriter
Nov 9
Wilmington, DE, USA
Infinia Search Inc
SR Copywriter/ Associate Creative Director of Copy (ACD) This person will be writing Call to Action and Direct Response Marketing for credit card products. Must have experience writing for financial ...
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Aug 27
Montchanin, DE, USA
Summit Retail Solutions
... editor, hospitality, professional, bartender, call center, inventory, photography, bilingual, sports, cashier, clerk, distribution, sales management, shipping, waiter, waitress. Apply if you
Marketing Specialist
Nov 12
Wilmington, DE, USA
Chris Black Real Estate Group
... Copy Writing Experience with Lifestyle Brands and Telling Narratives (portfolio) · Website Platform Building on Squarespace (no coding required) · Experience with Facebook Ads, SEO, Google ...