The average salary for a Medical Writer in Germany is €45,985.
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Job Description for Medical Writer
A medical writer usually works at a pharmaceutical company, health services provider, medical equipment company, or a related organization. They write manuals, training materials, or educational papers and positions related to their organization’s specific field. Depending on their employer's needs, the medical writer may write for both medical professionals and potential patients/healthcare recipients. As such, it is important for the writer to be versatile and understand the various intended…Read more
Medical Writer Tasks
- Research, write and edit clinical documents like protocols, research papers, analysis plans and consent forms.
- Collaborate with experts and stakeholders to write appropriately.
- Explain revisions, gaps and project goals, including time line revisions.
- Review, synthesize, interpret and summarize data and research papers.
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Popular Skills for Medical Writer
Skills in Clinical Research, Technical Writing and Editing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Writing Procedures & Documentation and Medical Terminology.
Pay by Experience Level for Medical Writer
An entry-level Medical Writer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €42,991 based on 12 salaries. An early career Medical Writer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €45,530 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Medical Writer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €62,400 based on 7 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Medical Writer in their job title in Munich, Bavaria (Bayern) earn an average of 4.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen (11.5% less) and Berlin, Berlin (5.3% less).
Years of Experience
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