A Grant Writer in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $44,478 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Grant Submission and Grant Management. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

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$35,589 - $73,795  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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$30.00  
   
Overtime
$35.00  
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$35,589 - $73,795  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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Experience Affects Grant Writer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%


National Average
$47,000

Skills That Affect Grant Writer Salaries

Grant Submission
up arrow 11%

Grant Management
up arrow 10%

Grant Writing
up arrow 8%

Editing
up arrow 1%

National Average
$47,000

Proposal Writing
up arrow 2%

Research Analysis
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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