Writer Salary in New York (United States)

A Writer in New York, New York earns an average salary of $52,243 per year. A skill in Writing Procedures & Documentation is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Writer in New York, New York Salary (?
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$30,230 - $100,000
(Median)
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52K
65K
100K
MEDIAN: $52,242
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Writer in New York, New York Salary (?
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$14.79 - $79.46
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $37.00
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National Salary Data

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$30,230 - $100,000  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,000  
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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$30,695 - $112,003  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 44
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$14.79 - $79.46  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,000  
   
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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$30,695 - $112,003  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Pay by Experience Level for Writer in New York, New York

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

Experience Affects Writer in New York, New York Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 90%
Experienced
up arrow 25%
National Average
$54,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Skills That Affect Writer in New York, New York Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 11%
Marketing Communications
up arrow 4%
National Average
$54,000
Editing
up arrow 4%
Copywriting
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
58%
female alumni
 
Male
42%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 46% dental benefits Dental: 44%
vision benefits Vision: 29% employee benefits None: 52%
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