A Medical Writer earns an average salary of £29,465 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

£23,369 - £41,451
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£29K
£41K
MEDIAN: £29,465
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Salary
£23,369 - £41,451  
   
Bonus
£400.00 - £4,913  
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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).
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£23,894 - £42,096  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 107

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Q: 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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Key Stats for Medical Writer

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Medical Writer Salaries

Experienced
▲62%

Mid-Career
▲34%

National Average
₤30,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Medical Writer Salaries

Project Management
▲20%

Phd
▲9%

National Average
₤30,000

Technical Writing
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
dental benefits
None: 52%
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