What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »
Browse Categories

Sports Writer Salary

The average pay for a Sports Writer is $34,604 per year.
$18,121 - $79,463
(Median)
18K
25K
35K
51K
79K
MEDIAN: $34,604
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.74 - $22.45
(Median)
9
22
MEDIAN: $11.00
10%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$18,121 - $79,463  
   
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).
)
$20,456 - $74,497  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$9.74 - $22.45  
   
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.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
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).
)
$20,456 - $74,497  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 10
United States (change)

Sports Writer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Experience Affects Sports Writer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 74%

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 44%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 28%