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Copy Editor Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$55,134 (USD)

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Last updated: February 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Copy Editor is $55,134 a year and $27 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Copy Editor is between $39,823 and $67,811. 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 Nebraska, 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.
Copy Editor Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Editors

Job family population: 96,890

Estimated population of Copy Editor jobs: 4,557

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Copy Editor Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

GM Dept. Clerk - Full Time
Jan 31
Omaha, USA
... copy data from one record to another; interview to obtain basic information; guide people and provide basic direction. Working Conditions : This position is frequently exposed to dirt. There is ...
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