Women account for the majority of Corporate Communications Writers in the United States. The entire group has an average salary of $57K per year. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by a large number, and most earn vision coverage. Most workers in this position report very high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$35,479 - $83,845
$35K
$57K
$84K
MEDIAN: $57,080
10%
50%
90%

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$20.32 - $36.09
$23
MEDIAN: $23.22
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$35,479 - $83,845  
   
Bonus
$2,500  
Total Pay (?
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$38,978 - $86,088  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$23.22  
   
Overtime
$39.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$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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$38,978 - $86,088  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Job Description for Writer, Corporate Communications

  • Develop, implement, and evaluate communications programs on corporate-related initiatives.
  • Assist in reporting and technical writing.
  • Represent the company as a spokesperson.

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Popular Skills for Writer, Corporate Communications


Survey takers who work as Corporate Communications Writers usually report a few specific skills. Marketing Communications and Editing are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 9 percent and 4 percent, respectively. Most people skilled in Editing are similarly competent in Technical Writing.

Pay by Experience Level for Writer, Corporate Communications

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $49K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $55K. Corporate Communications Writers with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $74K. For some reason, Corporate Communications Writers with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $73K.

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Key Stats for Writer, Corporate Communications

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
040
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Writer, Corporate Communications Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Late-Career
up arrow 32%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Writer, Corporate Communications Salaries

Marketing Communications
up arrow 9%

up arrow 4%

Technical Writing
up arrow 2%

National Average
$55,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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