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Script Writer Salary

The average pay for a Script Writer is $48,454 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$26,962 - $137,020
(Median)
$27K
$48K
$140K
MEDIAN: $48,453
10%
50%
90%

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$8.21 - $70.47
(Median)
$8
$21
$70
MEDIAN: $20
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$26,962 - $137,020  
   
Bonus
$375.00 - $5,000  
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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$24,350 - $141,893  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$8.21 - $70.47  
   
Overtime
$10.00 - $21.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$375.00 - $5,000  
   
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).
)
$24,350 - $141,893  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Job Description for Script Writer

  • Edit and review content, updating for tone as well as new materials.
  • Convey information in an interesting and brand-appropriate manner.
  • Create, audit and test scripts for online interaction based on organization guidelines.
  • Review feedback and user data to improve customer experience.

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Experience Affects Script Writer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 48% dental benefits Dental: 45%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 52%
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