How much does a Freelance Copywriter make in the United States? The average Freelance Copywriter salary in the United States is $51,686 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $46,688 and $58,185. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Freelance Copywriter ?

Copywriting is the act of writing text for the purpose of advertising or other forms of marketing. The product, called copy, is written content that aims to increase brand awareness and ultimately persuade a person or group to take a particular action. Copywriters help create billboards, brochures, catalogs, jingle lyrics, magazine and newspaper advertisements, sales letters and other direct mail, scripts for television or radio commercials, taglines, white papers, social media posts, and other marketing communications....

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Freelance Copywriter in the United States. The base salary for Freelance Copywriter ranges from $46,688 to $58,185 with the average base salary of $51,686. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $46,957 to $59,688 with the average total cash compensation of $52,326.

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