Experienced Writer Salary

The average salary for an Experienced Writer is $51,829 per year.

$35,748 - $99,889
$36K
$52K
$100K
MEDIAN: $51,829
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50%
90%

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$14.35 - $51.28
$14
$29
$51
MEDIAN: $29.31
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$35,748 - $99,889  
   
Bonus
$507 - $20,713  
Profit Sharing
$983  
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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$32,226 - $104,380  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 98
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.35 - $51.28  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.00  
Overtime
$39.15  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$507 - $20,713  
   
Profit Sharing
$983  
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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$32,226 - $104,380  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 53

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $54,848

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Key Stats for Writer

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
10-19 years
79%
20 years or more
21%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Writer Salaries

Copywriting
▼0%

National Average
$55,000

Marketing Communications
▼4%

Editing
▼5%

Technical Writing
▼8%

Social Media Marketing
▼8%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼9%

Online Research
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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