Experienced Writer Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Experienced Writer is $56,369 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Writing Procedures & Documentation and Marketing Communications.
Experienced Writer Total Pay (?
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$37,599 - $98,752
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $56,368
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Experienced Writer Total Pay (?
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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
$37,599 - $98,752  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,530  
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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$33,440 - $107,906  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 167
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 - $4,530  
   
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).
)
$33,440 - $107,906  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 167
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Pay Difference By Location

New York
up arrow 21%
Los Angeles
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National Average
$57,000
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Skills That Affect Experienced Writer Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 20%
Marketing Communications
up arrow 14%
Editing
0%
National Average
$57,000
Technical Writing
up arrow 5%
Copywriting
up arrow 10%

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Gender

Female
76%
female alumni
 
Male
24%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 56% dental benefits Dental: 44%
vision benefits Vision: 29% employee benefits None: 43%
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