The average rate for a Ghost Writer is $45.00 per hour.

$11.07 - $81.09
$11
$45
$81
MEDIAN: $45.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$11.07 - $81.09  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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Total Pay (?
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$15,932 - $167,516  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Job Description for Ghost Writer

Ghost writers generally write books, articles, and other work for a well-known author. They usually do not receive credit for the work that is done, though they may occasionally be credited as a co-author or editor.

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Key Stats for Ghost Writer

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
050
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
33%
20 years or more
17%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
33%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 100%
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