The average salary for a Content Writer with Copywriting skills in Canada is C$40,746.
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Job Description for Content Writer
Content writers are responsible for the creation, writing, and editing of many types of content. They work for a variety of industries, such as marketing or technical fields. The typical task assigned to content writers is to take a topic and follow a series of steps to produce accurate, relevant, and well-written content. These steps include researching and analyzing the issue to generate ideas and obtain relevant facts; writing and collaborating with other writers to produce a draft; and re…Read more
Content Writer Tasks
- Write, edit and publish content for the web, mailings, and other formats.
- Monitor and adjust content to fit with brand guidelines.
- Adhere to and adjust the content calendar to reflect strategy and availability.
- Translate business objectives and strategy into compelling written content for specific audiences.
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Popular Skills for Content Writer
Skills in Blogging, Content Management and English Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Writing and Editing.
Pay by Experience Level for Content Writer
An early career Content Writer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$39,444 based on 60 salaries. A mid-career Content Writer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$45,525 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Content Writer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$62,000 based on 6 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Content Writer in their job title in Ottawa, Ontario earn an average of 22.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Montréal, Québec (19.0% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (13.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Edmonton, Alberta (10.2% less).
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