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Copy Writer Salary
in New York, United States

$72,206 (USD)

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Average Hourly


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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Copy Writer is $72,206 a year and $35 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Copy Writer is between $52,080 and $88,882. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Copy Writer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Composes advertising copy for use by publication or broadcast media to promote sale of products and services.
  • Converses with sales, marketing, and other departments to decide the main selling features of product or service and discusses style and length of advertising copy.
  • Gets additional background and current development information through research and interviews.
  • Checks advertising trends, consumer surveys, and other data regarding marketing of specific and related goods and services to formulate presentation approach.
  • Writes preliminary draft of copy and sends to supervisor for approval.
  • Corrects and revises copy as necessary.
Copy Writer Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Writers and Authors

Job family population: 45,300

Estimated population of Copy Writer jobs: 3,696

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Copy Writer Job Listings for New York, United States

Copy Writer
May 14
Parsippany, NJ, USA
Kings Super Markets, Inc.
The full time Copy Writer will serve as the storyteller for the Kings and Balducci's banners, owning the brand voice across all mediums. In this role, content is the driver for all our marketing ...
Writer - Higher Education
Jun 14
Hoboken, NJ, USA
Write compelling, customer-focused copy for best-selling higher education products including product stories, video scripts, marketing websites, headlines, taglines, and more. Collaborate with ...
Jun 10
New York, NY, USA
Write mainly for the blog, newsletter, website copy, press releases, brand voice development ... * Write to a short deadline. For consideration please submit your resume with relevant writing samples.
May 20
New York, NY, USA
RESPONSIBILITIES: • Write copy for all social media platforms across paid & organic • Develop story ideas & write unique editorial • Consistently deliver copy that is on-brand, concise and ...
May 13
New York, United States
Bed Bath & Beyond
Experience writing product copy for retail brands is beneficial, as is catalog and email marketing experience. If you have a pioneer spirit, are enthusiastic, and thrive in a fast-paced, agile ...
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