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Mid-Career Writer Salary

The average pay for a Mid-Career Writer is $50,095 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Writing Procedures & Documentation and Technical Writing.

$34,085 - $76,700
(Median)
$34K
$50K
$77K
MEDIAN: $50,094
10%
50%
90%

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$10.48 - $48.54
(Median)
$10
$24
$49
MEDIAN: $24.00
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90%

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National Salary 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.
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$34,085 - $76,700  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,842  
Profit Sharing
$201.68 - $3,052  
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).
)
$31,701 - $85,877  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 140
National Hourly Rate 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.
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$10.48 - $48.54  
   
Overtime
$14.39 - $46.17  
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,842  
   
Profit Sharing
$201.68 - $3,052  
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).
)
$31,701 - $85,877  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 54

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Writer Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 17%

Technical Writing
up arrow 16%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 5%

National Average
$51,000

Copywriting
up arrow 2%

Editing
up arrow 3%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 63% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 42% employee benefits None: 34%