The average salary for a Writer is AU$50,028 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$39,732 - AU$80,537
AU$40K
AU$50K
AU$81K
MEDIAN: AU$49,534
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50%
90%

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AU$23.31 - AU$98.63
AU$23
AU$40
AU$99
MEDIAN: AU$40.00
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$39,732 - AU$80,537  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$4,500  
Total Pay (?
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AU$41,995 - AU$135,200  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$33AU$66AU$99
Hourly Rate
AU$23.31 - AU$98.63  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$70KAU$140KAU$210K
Profit Sharing
AU$4,500  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$41,995 - AU$135,200  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Key Stats for Writer

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Writer Salaries

Experienced
▲19%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
AU$61,000

Entry-Level
▼21%

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 92%
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