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Sports Writer Salary

The average pay for a Sports Writer is $36,527 per year.

$23,966 - $77,670
(Median)
$24K
$37K
$78K
MEDIAN: $36,526
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$23,966 - $77,670  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,948  
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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$20,987 - $75,250  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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Experience Affects Sports Writer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 58%

National Average
$33,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 48%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 24%
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