The average salary for a Proposal Writer in Canada is C$55,046.
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Job Description for Proposal Writer
Proposal writers are responsible for creating and delivering business proposals. They analyze proposal documents such as requests for proposals (RFPs), requests for information (RFIs), and requests for quotations (RFQs). After thoroughly researching requests to determine potential costs and benefits, proposal writers prepare an appropriate response. This process involves coordinating information and tasks with many departments in the organization; proposal writers must gather information from t…Read more
Proposal Writer Tasks
- Read, review, analyze and interpret technical requirements and objectives of solicitations and other documents.
- Edit, proof, format, and provide visualizations for proposals.
- Facilitate and make revisions based on group feedback.
- Brainstorm, write, and review proposals from inception to final delivery, managing to meet schedule.
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Popular Skills for Proposal Writer
Skills in Proposal Writing and Technical Writing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Request For Proposal (RFP) Creation, Editing and Microsoft Office.
Pay by Experience Level for Proposal Writer
An entry-level Proposal Writer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$45,293 based on 7 salaries. An early career Proposal Writer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$50,147 based on 81 salaries. A mid-career Proposal Writer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$60,304 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Proposal Writer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$65,398 based on 30 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$56,000.
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Employees with Proposal Writer in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 9.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (9.0% more) and Montréal, Québec (5.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ottawa, Ontario (11.3% less), Calgary, Alberta (5.4% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (0.1% less).
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