When we were in our school, some of us planned to be a scientist, some a dancer, some a cricketer and some just wanted to marry and have kids. But as time went on we saw the person who wanted to be cricketer became doctor, the scientist became a chef, and the one who wanted to be house wife is travelling all around the world. It all depends on the interest that we grow while we actually grow up.
Copy writing is a great job for those who always wanted to do something creative. It is necessary for some people to provide food to brain rather than providing food to the other parts of the body! It definitely does not mean that copy writing jobs do not earn well. There are scopes to earn ample amount of money if one wants to be a successful copywriter. Generally the scope of copy writing is not very easily available. It needs a lot of experience to get a worthy copy writing job.
Generally, the students take up journalism and mass communication as their subject if they want to become a copy writer. After they complete their graduation, they get the scope of working in publishing houses. This is nothing but gathering experience and it will in turn help to have a good job as a copy writer. At first, it is not good to think of the compensation that they will be giving. It is better to think of the experience that you are gathering.
There are scopes of working as copy writer in the publishing houses itself. Apart from those, there are advertising agencies that are required to make jingles and one-liner to have their products become popular. Also, there are TV shows which need the copy writers for making the catch lines. The radio shows also need the jingles that need to be produced in between the songs and the shows. If you are a fresher in the field of copy writer, some companies may pay you on the basis of the number of hours that you are working. Some other companies may tag you in their projects and will make the payment after the completion of the project. But while working as copy writer, you need to make sure that you do not run out of imagination and ideas. Creativity and originality is the only demand and talent that is required in this job.