Late-Career Writer Salary (United States)

A Late-Career Writer earns an average salary of $65,693 per year. A skill in Writing Procedures & Documentation is associated with high pay for this job.
Late-Career Writer Total Pay (?
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$31,699 - $102,212
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $65,692
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Late-Career Writer Total Pay (?
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$19.87 - $80.54
(Median)
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81
MEDIAN: $43.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$31,699 - $102,212  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,995  
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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$32,695 - $140,737  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 82
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$19.87 - $80.54  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,995  
   
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).
)
$32,695 - $140,737  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 82
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Writer Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 25%
Editing
0%
National Average
$71,000
Marketing Communications
up arrow 1%
Copywriting
up arrow 9%
Technical Writing
up arrow 27%

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
78%
female alumni
 
Male
22%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 56% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 28% employee benefits None: 42%
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