How much does a Freelance Copy Editor make?

Updated Jul. 21, 2021
$48,723 /yr
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70 salaries

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$76K

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The national average salary for a Freelance Copy Editor is $48,723 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Freelance Copy Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 70 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Freelance Copy Editor employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Freelance Copy Editor$48,723 /yr
L3
Senior Copy Editor$48,723 /yr
L4
Lead Copy Editor$48,723 /yr
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Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly
About 

$29 -$31

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$29

$31

$29 - $31 Range

Freelance.com
3.8

Freelance.com

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly
About 

$39 -$42

 hourly

$39

$42

$39 - $42 Range

Maureen McGuigan Editing & Consulting

Freelance Copy Editor/Proofreader - Hourly
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$48 -$52

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$48

$52

$48 - $52 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Freelance Copy Editor salaries

The national average salary for a a Freelance Copy Editor is $48,723 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Freelance Copy Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 70 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Freelance Copy Editor employees.

The highest salary for a a Freelance Copy Editor in Canada is $76,236 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Freelance Copy Editor in Canada is $31,139 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$25
hourly
A Freelance Proofreader in the Toronto Area area reported making $25 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Freelance
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$30
hourly
A Freelance Copy Editor in the Toronto Area area reported making $30 per hour
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10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Freelance
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$41
hourly
A Freelance Proofreader in the Toronto Area area reported making $41 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
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