Experienced Writer Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Experienced Writer is $55,454 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Writing Procedures & Documentation and Marketing Communications.
Experienced Writer Salary (?
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$37,092 - $95,840
(Median)
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96K
MEDIAN: $55,454
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Experienced Writer Salary (?
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$14.76 - $73.41
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $32.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$37,092 - $95,840  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,637  
Profit Sharing
$200.00 - $2,900  
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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$33,686 - $106,463  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 113
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$14.76 - $73.41  
   
Overtime
$30.82 - $123.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,637  
   
Profit Sharing
$200.00 - $2,900  
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).
)
$33,686 - $106,463  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 52
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Pay Difference By Location

New York
up arrow 21%
Los Angeles
up arrow 6%
National Average
$56,000
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Skills That Affect Experienced Writer Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 22%
Marketing Communications
up arrow 16%
Editing
0%
National Average
$56,000
Technical Writing
up arrow 3%
Copywriting
up arrow 10%

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Gender

Female
74%
female alumni
 
Male
26%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 55% dental benefits Dental: 43%
vision benefits Vision: 31% employee benefits None: 43%
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