Mid-Career Writer Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Mid-Career Writer is $49,140 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Writing Procedures & Documentation and Marketing Communications.
Mid-Career Writer Total Pay (?
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$31,849 - $74,666
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $49,139
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Mid-Career Writer Total Pay (?
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$10.85 - $49.07
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$31,849 - $74,666  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,955  
Profit Sharing
$203.47 - $2,500  
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).
)
$30,876 - $83,782  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 178
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$10.85 - $49.07  
   
Overtime
$14.19 - $46.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,955  
   
Profit Sharing
$203.47 - $2,500  
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).
)
$30,876 - $83,782  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 178
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Writer Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 19%
Marketing Communications
up arrow 11%
Technical Writing
up arrow 9%
Editing
0%
National Average
$49,000
Copywriting
up arrow 6%
Social Media Marketing
up arrow 28%

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Gender

Female
72%
female alumni
 
Male
28%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 38% employee benefits None: 32%
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