Experienced Writer Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Experienced Writer is $55,549 per year. A skill in Writing Procedures & Documentation is associated with high pay for this job.
Experienced Writer Total Pay (?
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$34,203 - $98,986
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $55,548
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Experienced Writer Total Pay (?
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$15.03 - $76.98
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$34,203 - $98,986  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,195  
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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$32,984 - $107,701  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 168
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$15.03 - $76.98  
   
Overtime
$30.82 - $123.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,195  
   
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).
)
$32,984 - $107,701  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 168
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Pay Difference By Location

New York
up arrow 25%
Los Angeles
up arrow 8%
National Average
$56,000
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Skills That Affect Experienced Writer Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 22%
Marketing Communications
up arrow 2%
Technical Writing
0%
National Average
$56,000
Editing
up arrow 1%
Copywriting
up arrow 12%

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
77%
female alumni
 
Male
23%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 54% dental benefits Dental: 42%
vision benefits Vision: 27% employee benefits None: 44%
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