Write advertising copy to be used in all types of media.
Education: Bachelor's degree in communication, media studies, public relations, journalism, or English.
Do You Have What It Takes? You're creative, good with words, and you know what motivates people. You're comfortable working as part of a team, and have terrific listening and communication skills.
Earnings Potential and Advancement: Entry-level copywriters make a median salary of $41.8K. There's high growth potential in this career, with those who work their way up developing and managing entire advertising campaigns.
Dawn Dugan specializes in writing books, articles, white papers, reports and special communications for the human resources industry. She is the co-author of Effective Executive Compensation, which was published by AMACOM in 2008. Read more...