How much does a Copywriter make?

Updated 15 Jun 2021
£29,042 /yr
Average Base Pay

532 salaries

£19K

Low

£29K

Average

£44K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Copywriter is £29,042 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Copywriter salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 532 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Copywriter employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Copywriter£29,042 /yr
L3
Senior Copywriter£44,503 /yr
L4
Lead Copywriter£43,111 /yr
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Harrods
3.9

Harrods

Copywriter

£24,130

 /yr
Range: £21K - £29K
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£21K

£29K

£20,594 - £28,832 Range

Ogilvy
3.6

Ogilvy

Copywriter

£33,380

 /yr
Range: £27K - £83K

£27K

£83K

£26,638 - £83,412 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Copywriter

£30,000

 /yr
Range: £22K - £51K

£22K

£51K

£21,775 - £50,779 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Copywriter

£40,000

 /yr
Range: £20K - £74K

£20K

£74K

£20,256 - £74,441 Range

AO
3.7

AO

Copywriter

£26,837

 /yr
Range: £18K - £29K

£18K

£29K

£18,381 - £29,185 Range

TMW Unlimited
3.3

TMW Unlimited

Copywriter

£31,474

 /yr
Range: £29K - £41K

£29K

£41K

£28,922 - £40,847 Range

John Lewis & Partners
4.1

John Lewis & Partners

Copywriter - Contractor

£27,320

 /yr
Range: £18K - £34K

£18K

£34K

£18,034 - £33,699 Range

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PHMG
4.2

PHMG

Copywriter

£17,307

 /yr
Range: £17K - £24K

£17K

£24K

£16,786 - £23,500 Range

Twinkl Educational Publishing
3.1

Twinkl Educational Publishing

Copywriter

£19,813

 /yr
Range: £18K - £27K

£18K

£27K

£18,000 - £26,669 Range

END.
3.8

END.

Copywriter

£19,335

 /yr
Range: £18K - £20K

£18K

£20K

£17,948 - £20,400 Range

Champions (UK)
3.1

Champions (UK)

Copywriter

£16,301

 /yr
Range: £15K - £17K

£15K

£17K

£15,192 - £16,649 Range

ThirtyThree
3.9

ThirtyThree

Copywriter

£29,420

 /yr
Range: £23K - £34K

£23K

£34K

£22,507 - £33,761 Range

Barclays
4

Barclays

Copywriter

£31,474

 /yr
Range: £25K - £33K

£25K

£33K

£25,452 - £32,829 Range

Lloyds Banking Group
3.9

Lloyds Banking Group

Copywriter

£42,812

 /yr
Range: £36K - £63K

£36K

£63K

£35,672 - £62,949 Range

ASOS
3.4

ASOS

Copywriter

£25,500

 /yr
Range: £25K - £26K

£25K

£26K

£24,508 - £25,500 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Copywriter

£50,319

 /yr
Range: £37K - £60K

£37K

£60K

£36,561 - £60,000 Range

AKQA
3.8

AKQA

Copywriter

£34,362

 /yr
Range: £31K - £39K

£31K

£39K

£30,891 - £38,925 Range

OLIVER Agency
3.5

OLIVER Agency

Copywriter

£40,911

 /yr
Range: £33K - £41K

£33K

£41K

£32,742 - £41,188 Range

Betway Group
3.5

Betway Group

Copywriter

£25,014

 /yr
Range: £24K - £27K

£24K

£27K

£24,201 - £27,285 Range

Simplyhealth
3.6

Simplyhealth

Copywriter

£28,593

 /yr
Range: £29K - £37K

£29K

£37K

£28,593 - £36,763 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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£26,300
per year
A Copywriter in the London Area area reported making £26,300 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£26,000
per year
A Copywriter in the London Area area reported making £26,000 per year
Additional Pay
£10 commissions
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£21,469
per year
A Copywriter in the Manchester Area area reported making £21,469 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£42,000
per year
A Copywriter in the London Area area reported making £42,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£23,081
per year
A Copywriter in the London Area area reported making £23,081 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£25
hourly
A Copywriter in the London Area area reported making £25 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Self-Employed
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public