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Hire a copy editor today to review and correct, format, stylize and otherwise prepare written content for typesetting, publication or print. In addition to catching errors in writing, copy editors often standardize headers and footers, add headlines, and shorten or lengthen text to fit length limits. Their job is to make written information clear, concise, accurate and consistent.

Copy editing (also written as copyediting) involves the correction of punctuation, spelling, grammar, terminology, jargon and semantics to prepare text for publication in a particular style or voice. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, you’ll find copy editors who can style and prepare publishable written content for businesses, professionals and individuals around the world.

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Copy editing Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of Upwork Copy editing projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

Upwork Copy editing Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 605 Copy editing projects are completed every quarter on Upwork.

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Time to Complete Upwork Copy editing Jobs

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Average Copy editing Freelancer Feedback Score

Copy editing Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.83.

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  1. Sameh A.

    Sameh A.

    Senior Low Current Systems Engineer

    Egypt - Last active: 12 hours ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 6

    Over the last 10 years, I have developed (Design Drawings/Calculations, Shop drawings, BOQ, Commercial studies Technical Specifications & Technical Submittals) for Low Current Systems including Access Control,CCTV,Fire Alarm,Public Address & Audio Visual System. As well for lighting & electrical systems. I have certified in CCNA & Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) , EASE program,Aruba Wireless Networks. I have experience in Auto CAD program, Microsoft Office,PDf programs I Understand the needs for anyone how to maintain the business, I seek challenges & mutually beneficial collaboration as well as opportunities to improve my skills.

    $15.00 /hr
    1,894 hours
    4.22
  2. Emmanuel Cimafranca

    Emmanuel Cimafranca

    Database Maintenance, Researcher, Data Entry, Magento Administrator

    Philippines - Last active: 12 hours ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

    With my skills in database maintenance and data entry work, I aim to render exemplary work, going beyond the client's job requirements. I have been working as a real-estate database maintenance professional, Magento administrator, researcher, and data entry professional for more than 7 years and I hope that I can apply what I have learned in my future jobs. I provide high quality work with 100% accuracy at a timely pace to ensure that client satisfaction is guaranteed. I am a fast learner and I am very flexible when it comes to the work requirements.

    $6.67 /hr
    1,469 hours
    4.70
  3. Jelyn M.

    Jelyn M.

    Research and Data Entry Specialist

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 2

    I want to gain employment where my education, work experience, skills and potentials, will be utilized and can be used effectively. I am self-driven, can do multitasking, detail-oriented and self-motivated individual. Well-versed in using MS EXCEL, MS WORD, GOOGLE DOCS/SPREADSHEET Knowledgeable in WordPress and Photoshop. Experience in Amazon Product Research I used to work as Jr. Systems/Network Administrator, Document Controller and a Graphic designer in a Japanese company based in the Philippines. I used to work as Technical Support Representative (DSL AT&T) and Customer Support Representative (Debit Card).

    $3.33 /hr
    5,456 hours
    5.00
  4. Clemencia Salazar

    Clemencia Salazar Agency Contractor

    Admin support and expert in data conversion

    Philippines - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 4

    I worked in different areas of work covering data conversion, editorial services and managing a team in one of the Business Processing Outsourcing company in the Philippines. I am proven to be effective in managing time, people, resources including stability of project margins and profitability, and excellent client communications. My skills set include: - Administrative support - QA (website and application) - Data Conversion - Forms Conversion - Web Research - Legislative Consolidation and Updating - Project Margins (i.e. cost, profitability, etc.) - Editorial services My experience working online added my knowledge and gain confidence in working independently. I was able to involved in decision makings for the betterment of the projects and provide solutions that help my client improve and grow their business. My ultimate goal and commitment is customer or client satisfaction and maintaining the rank as top rated freelancer.

    Associated with: SureWorkz Agency, Global eLancers, Online Job Services

    $5.00 /hr
    7,077 hours
    4.99
  5. Vinissa A.

    Vinissa A.

    Technical Encoder/Data Entry/Virtual Assistant/Web Searcher

    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    To secure any position that commensurate to my qualification and obtain a challenging duty and opportunity to increase responsibility with a career path of advancement and to enhance and share my knowledge and to help the company in meeting their mission and objectives

    $5.56 /hr
    2,967 hours
    4.45
  6. Joseph D.

    Joseph D.

    Web Researcher/Expert Data Entry/Lead Generation/Craiglist Expert

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 5

    To obtain a full time position that will utilize my persuasive abilities and outgoing personality for maximum success. I want to be part of the company that is related on my field of studies, because for me its fun, challenging and exciting. I learn faster when it comes to this field which is computer related job. Base on my experience, I really feel excitement on having new project or meeting new people on the job. That's why it inspires me working everyday. So I'm looking forward on working other projects specially on computer related job, and I will give my very best shot out of it.

    $4.50 /hr
    1,689 hours
    3.67
  7. Jeanette Villamar

    Jeanette Villamar

    Data Entry Professional

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

    Looking for a position as Data Entry Specialist in a highly established organization that will provide me opportunity to enhance my career, utilizing years of experience in the field to serve the company with diligence and honesty.. -15 years of experience in Data Entry function. -Efficiently handled voluminous data entry task within deadline. -Proficient at using Microsoft Office Suite, order processing systems and database software. -knowledge data entry techniques and database applications. -Able to quickly adapt to new software for reports generations and other clerical work tasks.

    $3.00 /hr
    1,982 hours
    4.97
  8. Benzir Ahmed

    Benzir Ahmed

    data entry specialist,web researcher,student of software engineering.

    Bangladesh - Last active: 16 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 9

    My objective is to enhance my skills and to prove myself.I can work hard. I am currently employed as a Data Encoder/Admin. Asst. and I have been employed for 3yrs. I am looking for a full time and long term job, which I can do at home. I am a software engineering student. Moreover, i am able to work more than 90 hours per week.

    $5.56 /hr
    3,305 hours
    4.46