Medical Writer Salary

A Medical Writer earns an average salary of £28,921 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

£22,228 - £38,652
MEDIAN: £28,921

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£22,228 - £38,652  
£102.13 - £3,973  
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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).
£22,401 - £39,916  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 179
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What is it like working as a Medical Writer?

Medical Writer in London:
"Fast-paced, wide-ranging"
Pros: Interesting topics, always learning something new
Cons: Too busy at times

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Experience Affects Medical Writer Salaries

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National Average

Skills That Affect Medical Writer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 22%

National Average

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Technical Writing
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.


82 %
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 54% dental benefits Dental: 11%
vision benefits Vision: 14% employee benefits None: 42%