Copywriter Salary Information

Copywriter salary information, income percentile, mortgage affordability and more.


How much does a copywriter earn?

Annual salaries range from £17,568 to £40,524. Below is the full range of pay both before and after tax:

Pre-tax £17,568
(£1,464 p/mth)
(£2,054 p/mth)
(£3,377 p/mth)
Pre-tax Income Percentile 28th 52nd 80th
Post-tax £15,480
(£1,290 p/mth)
(£1,691 p/mth)
(£2,591 p/mth)
Post-tax Income Percentile 23rd 46th 74th
Percentage Tax Deduction 12% 18% 23%

Editors are primarily responsible for advertising, creating engaging advertisements and handouts for many businesses. Editors, also known as “creative content providers,” need to be able to capture the attention of the intended audience in a few words, sometimes with one or two images.

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Below are the range of mortgages typically affordable for a single applicant copywriter:

average gross salary£17,569£24,646£40,521
max mortgage£79,061£110,907£182,345
deposit paid£8,785£12,323£20,261
max purchase price£87,846£123,230£202,606
mortgage repayment p.mth (2.5%|25yr)£359£503£827

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