How much does a Freelance Copywriter make?

Updated 4 Jun 2021
£26,983 /yr
Average Base Pay

7 salaries

£15K

Low

£27K

Average

£49K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Freelance Copywriter is £26,983 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Freelance Copywriter salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 7 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Freelance Copywriter employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Freelance Copywriter£26,983 /yr
L3
Senior Copywriter£44,504 /yr
L4
Lead Copywriter£43,111 /yr
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Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly Contractor
About 

£37 -£89

 hourly
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£37

£89

£37 - £89 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly
About 

£24 -£73

 hourly

£24

£73

£24 - £73 Range

Self-employed

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly
About 

£11 -£21

 hourly

£11

£21

£11 - £21 Range

MATCHESFASHION
3

MATCHESFASHION

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly
About 

£19 -£22

 hourly

£19

£22

£19 - £22 Range

Quill Content
4.5

Quill Content

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly
About 

£6 -£16

 hourly

£6

£16

£6 - £16 Range

Fleury Michon
3.1

Fleury Michon

Freelance Copywriter - Monthly
About 

£1K -£4K

£1K

£4K

£1,308 - £4,203 Range

Barclays
4

Barclays

Freelance Copywriter - Contractor
About 

£39K -£43K

£39K

£43K

£39,432 - £42,788 Range

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EY
3.9

EY

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly Contractor
About 

£60 -£66

 hourly

£60

£66

£60 - £66 Range

ASOS
3.4

ASOS

Freelance Copywriter
About 

£33K -£36K

£33K

£36K

£32,679 - £35,906 Range

ASOS
3.4

ASOS

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly
About 

£14 -£15

 hourly

£14

£15

£14 - £15 Range

Selfridges
3.9

Selfridges

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly Contractor
About 

£16 -£17

 hourly

£16

£17

£16 - £17 Range

Selfridges
3.9

Selfridges

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly
About 

£17 -£19

 hourly

£17

£19

£17 - £19 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Copywriter
About 

£43K -£47K

£43K

£47K

£43,417 - £46,792 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Copywriter
About 

£29K -£32K

£29K

£32K

£29,214 - £31,947 Range

Sodexo
3.4

Sodexo

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly Contractor
About 

£200 -£218

 hourly

£200

£218

£200 - £218 Range

Poundland
3.4

Poundland

Freelance Copywriter
About 

£16K -£17K

£16K

£17K

£15,746 - £16,808 Range

The TJX Companies, Inc.
3.7

The TJX Companies, Inc.

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly Contractor
About 

£14 -£15

 hourly

£14

£15

£14 - £15 Range

4.4

Self-employed

Freelance Copywriter - Contractor
About 

£49K -£53K

£49K

£53K

£48,766 - £52,692 Range

Barclaycard
3.6

Barclaycard

Freelance Copywriter - Hourly
About 

£21 -£22

 hourly

£21

£22

£21 - £22 Range

Freelance
4.2

Freelance

Freelance Copywriter
About 

£19K -£20K

£19K

£20K

£18,523 - £20,244 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Freelance Copywriter salaries

The average salary for a Freelance Copywriter is £26,983 in United Kingdom. Salaries estimates are based on 7 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Freelance Copywriter employees in United Kingdom.

The highest salary for a Freelance Copywriter in United Kingdom is £49,480 per year.

The lowest salary for a Freelance Copywriter in United Kingdom is £14,714 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

£39,000
per year
A Freelance Copywriter in the London Area area reported making £39,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
London Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£859
monthly
A Freelance Copywriter in the Swansea Area area reported making £859 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Swansea Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£24,508
per year
A Freelance Copywriter in the Norwich Area area reported making £24,508 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Norwich Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£20
hourly
A Freelance Copywriter in the London Area area reported making £20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Freelance
 
201 to 500 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£8
hourly
A Freelance Copywriter in the Southampton Area area reported making £8 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Southampton Area area
Freelance
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
£45,287
per year
A Freelance Copywriter in the Bolton Area area reported making £45,287 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Bolton Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
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