The average pay for a Content Writer is Rs 243,264 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Writing Procedures & Documentation, Microsoft Excel, and Creative Writing.

Rs 118,345 - Rs 470,021
Rs 120K
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Rs 470K
MEDIAN: Rs 242,208
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Rs 97.53 - Rs 805
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MEDIAN: Rs 254
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Rs 0Rs 893K
Salary Rs 118,345 - Rs 470,021
Bonus Rs 600 - Rs 51,866
Profit Sharing Rs 12.94 - Rs 893,964
Commission Rs 5,000
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).
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Rs 118,705 - Rs 484,085
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,240
Hourly Data Rs 0Rs 805
Hourly Rate Rs 97.53 - Rs 805
Hourly Tips Rs 17.24
Overtime Rs 48.48 - Rs 504
Annual Data Rs 0Rs 893K
Bonus Rs 600 - Rs 51,866
Commission Rs 5,000
Profit Sharing Rs 12.94 - Rs 893,964
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).
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Rs 118,705 - Rs 484,085
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 58

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 revising, editing, and proofreading the content to ensure quality. They are required to produce a wide variety of material in some cases, which may include ads, emails, websites, blog entries, papers, articles, or social media postings.

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Content Writer

Common Career Paths for Content Writer


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Pay by Experience Level for Content Writer

Pay by Experience for a Content Writer has a positive trend. An entry-level Content Writer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 240,000 based on 1,107 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Content Writer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 420,000 based on 176 salaries. An experienced Content Writer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 393,000 based on 35 salaries. A Content Writer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,200,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 243,924

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Content Writer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Content Writer?

Content Writer in Puducherry:
"An opportunity to learn more."
Pros: I enjoy my work, because I love to write.
Cons: When people ask me to write emails for them.

Content Writer in Bhubaneswar:
Pros: Creativity and the freedom to create awesome content. Exploring new topics.
Cons: Sometimes work is repetitive.

Content Writer in Chennai:
"The Good and the bad."
Pros: It is always great to write some thing for someone. To see your work out there, for the public view, getting appreciation is the best thing that can happen.
Cons: The worst thing is that some people just don't understand the difference between a content writer and a horde of other jobs like Copy Writing, Proofreading and so on. This can be really frustrating esp. If it is an employer.

Content Writer in New Delhi:
"Happiness."
Pros: I am a writer.
Cons: Restricted to doctors.

Content Writer in Noida:
"Salary Review."
Pros: Writing Infographic Description.
Cons: Product Description.

Content Writer in Noida:
"Average."
Pros: Learning.
Cons: Infrastructure.

Content Writer in Trivandrum:
"Got A Good Knowledge Of The Language."
Pros: New experiences each day interact with people better ways to co ordinate with others.
Cons: Stressful hours of work low pay scale no growth.

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Key Stats for Content Writer

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
0%

Experience Affects Content Writer Salaries

Late-Career
▲392%

▲72%

▲61%

National Average
Rs 244,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Content Writer Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▲75%

Microsoft Excel
▲32%

Creative Writing
▲30%


▲8%


▲3%

▲2%



Content writing
▲1%

National Average
Rs 244,000


Social Media Marketing
▼2%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼21%

Proofreading
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 30%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 69%