Writer, Corporate Communications Salary

Pay for Corporate Communications Writers in the United States sits in the ballpark of $53K annually. Most Corporate Communications Writers survey respondents are women (78 percent). Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Corporate Communications Writers. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority.

$37,637 - $79,045
(Median)
$38K
$53K
$79K
MEDIAN: $52,945
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$14.25 - $100.00
(Median)
$14
$32
$100
MEDIAN: $32.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$37,637 - $79,045  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,759  
Profit Sharing
$509 - $7,000  
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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$35,764 - $92,266  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 125
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$14.25 - $100.00  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $53.05  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,759  
   
Profit Sharing
$509 - $7,000  
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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$35,764 - $92,266  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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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


Corporate Communications Writers note just a narrow range of job skills. Those who have experience with Marketing Communications, Technical Writing, and Editing can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Those educated in Editing tend to be well versed in Marketing Communications.

Pay by Experience Level for Writer, Corporate Communications

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


Corporate Communications Writers generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $42K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $52K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Corporate Communications Writers make a median salary of $64K. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $70K.

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Experience Affects Writer, Corporate Communications Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 29%

Experienced
up arrow 19%

National Average
$54,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

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 29 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 18%
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