Writer, Corporate Communications Salary

Corporate Communications Writers in the United States pull down an average of $53K per year. Female Corporate Communications Writers make up most of the survey respondents at 78 percent. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Work is enjoyable for Corporate Communications Writers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction.

$37,550 - $79,223

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$13.98 - $100.33

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$37,550 - $79,223  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,759  
Profit Sharing
$504 - $7,122  
Total Pay (?
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$35,615 - $92,531  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 123
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$13.98 - $100.33  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $53.05  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,759  
   
Profit Sharing
$504 - $7,122  
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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$35,615 - $92,531  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Job Description for Writer, Corporate Communications

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

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Popular Skills for Writer, Corporate Communications


Survey takers who work as Corporate Communications Writers report a focused set of job skills. Those who have experience with Marketing Communications, Technical Writing, and Editing can expect to be compensated well for these skills. The majority of those who know Editing also know Marketing Communications.

Pay by Experience Level for Writer, Corporate Communications

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


For many Corporate Communications Writers, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $42K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $52K on average. Corporate Communications Writers claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $65K. Corporate Communications Writers who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't as high as one would expect; the median compensation for this crowd sits around $69K.

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Experience Affects Writer, Corporate Communications Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 20%

National Average
$54,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Skills That Affect Writer, Corporate Communications Salaries

Marketing Communications
up arrow 10%

Technical Writing
up arrow 2%

National Average
$54,000

Editing
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 18%
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