How much does a Copywriter make?

Updated 24 Jul 2021
$66,793 /yr
Average Base Pay

68 salaries

$50K

Low

$67K

Average

$105K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Copywriter is $66,793 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see Copywriter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 68 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Copywriter employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Copywriter$66,793 /yr
L3
Senior Copywriter$115,944 /yr
L4
Lead CopywriterNo Salary Reports
Career Path

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$49

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$53,909

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$61,000

per year

Junior Copywriter

$47,500

per year

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Ogilvy
3.6

Ogilvy

Copywriter

$65,000

 /yr
Range: $51K - $119K
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$51K

$119K

$51,024 - $119,318 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Copywriter - Hourly

$50

 /hr
Range: $50 - $55

$50

$55

$50 - $55 Range

Clemenger BBDO
2.5

Clemenger BBDO

Copywriter
About 

$71K -$149K

$71K

$149K

$71,232 - $148,731 Range

catch.com.au

Copywriter - Hourly
About 

$25 -$27

 hourly

$25

$27

$25 - $27 Range

TBWA Worldwide
3.8

TBWA Worldwide

Copywriter
About 

$52K -$158K

$52K

$158K

$51,872 - $157,934 Range

Koala
4.5

Koala

Copywriter
About 

$86K -$93K

$86K

$93K

$86,406 - $93,084 Range

Cummins & Partners
2.9

Cummins & Partners

Copywriter
About 

$62K -$89K

$62K

$89K

$61,548 - $89,155 Range

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BMF Advertising
3.9

BMF Advertising

Copywriter
About 

$63K -$70K

$63K

$70K

$62,778 - $70,234 Range

Vinomofo
3.8

Vinomofo

Copywriter
About 

$52K -$56K

$52K

$56K

$51,803 - $55,841 Range

Woolworths Group
3.8

Woolworths Group

Copywriter - Hourly Contractor
About 

$48 -$52

 hourly

$48

$52

$48 - $52 Range

Woolworths Group
3.8

Woolworths Group

Copywriter
About 

$57K -$62K

$57K

$62K

$57,359 - $62,231 Range

Telstra
3.9

Telstra

Copywriter
About 

$84K -$90K

$84K

$90K

$83,522 - $90,174 Range

NAB - National Australia Bank
3.8

NAB - National Australia Bank

Copywriter - Monthly Contractor
About 

$12K -$13K

$12K

$13K

$12,156 - $13,078 Range

Optus
3.9

Optus

Copywriter - Hourly Contractor
About 

$61 -$66

 hourly

$61

$66

$61 - $66 Range

Cleanaway
3.5

Cleanaway

Copywriter - Monthly
About 

MYR 6K -MYR 7K

MYR 6K

MYR 7K

MYR 6,474 - MYR 7,093 Range

Hudson
4

Hudson

Copywriter - Hourly
About 

$70 -$76

 hourly

$70

$76

$70 - $76 Range

Crown Resorts
3.9

Crown Resorts

Copywriter - Contractor
About 

$108K -$117K

$108K

$117K

$107,981 - $117,481 Range

MYOB
3.3

MYOB

Copywriter
About 

$102K -$111K

$102K

$111K

$102,088 - $110,746 Range

Virgin Australia Airlines
3.9

$61K

$67K

$61,252 - $66,820 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Copywriter - Hourly
About 

$43 -$47

 hourly

$43

$47

$43 - $47 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Copywriter salaries

The national average salary for a a Copywriter is $66,793 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see a Copywriter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 68 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Copywriter employees.

The highest salary for a a Copywriter in Australia is $105,100 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Copywriter in Australia is $50,265 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent copywriter salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$55,000
per year
A Copywriter in the Sydney Area area reported making $55,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$100
hourly
A Copywriter in the Perth Area area reported making $100 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Perth Area area
Contract
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Copywriter in the Sydney Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$42,000
per year
A Marketing Copywriter in the Sydney Area area reported making $42,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$22
hourly
A Copywriter in the Melbourne Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
Melbourne Area area
Temporary
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$28
hourly
A Copywriter in the Sydney Area area reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
Sydney Area area
Freelance
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private