A Mid-Career Medical Writer earns an average salary of $82,235 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Clinical Research and Writing Procedures & Documentation.

$49,397 - $127,217
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MEDIAN: $82,235
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$24.09 - $93.28
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MEDIAN: $40.69
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,397 - $127,217  
   
Bonus
$1,014 - $15,396  
Profit Sharing
$5,739  
Total Pay (?
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$49,692 - $137,719  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 99
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$24.09 - $93.28  
   
Overtime
$135.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,014 - $15,396  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,739  
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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$49,692 - $137,719  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Key Stats for Medical Writer

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
066
5-9 years
67%
10-19 years
33%
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Skills That Affect Medical Writer Salaries

Clinical Research
up arrow 19%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 11%

Research Analysis
up arrow 6%

Technical Writing
up arrow 3%

Editing
up arrow 2%

National Average
$84,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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