An Experienced Content Writer earns an average salary of $56,138 per year.

$40,358 - $91,318
$40K
$56K
$91K
MEDIAN: $56,138
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$15.10 - $44.70
$15
$25
$45
MEDIAN: $24.99
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$40,358 - $91,318  
   
Bonus
$5,350  
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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$39,799 - $92,470  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 74
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.10 - $44.70  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$5,350  
   
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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$39,799 - $92,470  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Key Stats for Content Writer

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
082
10-19 years
83%
20 years or more
17%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Content Writer Salaries

Marketing Communications
up arrow 9%

Technical Writing
up arrow 9%

Editing
up arrow 8%

Copywriting
up arrow 3%

National Average
$55,000

Online Research
up arrow 1%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
up arrow 5%

Web Content Management
up arrow 7%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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