An Entry-Level Proposal Writer earns an average salary of $50,231 per year.

$38,425 - $67,364
$38K
$50K
$67K
MEDIAN: $50,231
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50%
90%

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$12.47 - $42.18
$12
$21
$42
MEDIAN: $20.84
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$38,425 - $67,364  
   
Bonus
$972 - $6,443  
Profit Sharing
$700  
Commission
$2,500  
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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$36,526 - $69,956  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 341
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.47 - $42.18  
   
Overtime
$22.51 - $42.36  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$972 - $6,443  
   
Commission
$2,500  
Profit Sharing
$700  
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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$36,526 - $69,956  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 53

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,265

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Key Stats for Proposal Writer

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.
072
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Proposal Writer Salaries

Technical Writing
up arrow 5%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Proposal Writing
0%

National Average
$50,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Editing
up arrow 3%

Request For Proposal (RFP) Creation
up arrow 5%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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