How much does an Senior Copyeditor make in the United States? The average Senior Copyeditor salary in the United States is $89,300 as of September 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $80,200 and $100,900. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Senior Copyeditor ensures that all documents meet required and accepted format and content standards. Reviews, edits, and re-writes a variety of documents. Being a Senior Copyeditor may coordinate with production team to produce final drafts. Evaluates content for clarity, accuracy, and consistency. In addition, Senior Copyeditor requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Being a Senior Copyeditor contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Working as a Senior Copyeditor typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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