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Late-Career Writer Salary

A Late-Career Writer earns an average salary of $64,382 per year. A skill in Writing Procedures & Documentation is associated with high pay for this job.

$32,114 - $102,876
(Median)
$32K
$64K
$100K
MEDIAN: $64,381
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90%

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$20.07 - $82.92
(Median)
$20
$50
$83
MEDIAN: $49.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$32,114 - $102,876  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,022  
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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$35,324 - $150,270  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 60
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$20.07 - $82.92  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,022  
   
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).
)
$35,324 - $150,270  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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Skills That Affect Late-Career Writer Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 32%

National Average
$72,000

Editing
up arrow 1%

Copywriting
up arrow 7%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 7%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 24%

Technical Writing
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 56% dental benefits Dental: 40%
vision benefits Vision: 27% employee benefits None: 43%