A Writer earns an average salary of C$40,494 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Technical Writing and Proofreading.

C$25,532 - C$66,833
C$26K
C$41K
C$67K
MEDIAN: C$40,534
10%
50%
90%
C$11.95 - C$98.26
C$12
C$24
C$98
MEDIAN: C$23.93
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$84K
Salary C$25,532 - C$66,833
Bonus C$1,600
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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C$25,468 - C$84,645
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 60
Hourly Data C$0C$98
Hourly Rate C$11.95 - C$98.26
Overtime C$20.00
Annual Data C$0C$84K
Bonus C$1,600
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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C$25,468 - C$84,645
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

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Pay by Experience Level for Writer

Pay by Experience for a Writer has a positive trend. An entry-level Writer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$40,000 based on 50 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Writer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Writer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$55,000 based on 15 salaries. A Writer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$74,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$42,099

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Writer

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Writer Salaries

Late-Career
▲76%

▲32%

▲17%

National Average
C$42,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Writer Salaries

Technical Writing
▲23%

Proofreading
▲20%

National Average
C$42,000

▼6%

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 48%
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