The average salary for an Entry-Level Content Writer in Kolkata, West Bengal is Rs 156,000 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Editing, Content Management, English Language, and Web Content Management.

Rs 83,437 - Rs 301,203
Rs 83K
Rs 150K
Rs 300K
MEDIAN: Rs 146,809
Rs 0Rs 306K
Salary Rs 83,437 - Rs 301,203
Bonus Rs 0.00 - Rs 50,684
Profit Sharing Rs 22,500
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).
Rs 83,626 - Rs 306,696
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 96

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.


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.

Content Writer Job Listings

Key Stats for Content Writer


66 %
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Content Writer Salaries


Content Management

English Language

Web Content Management


Technical Writing

National Average
Rs 147,000

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Job Satisfaction

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


66 %
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
vision benefits
no benefits
None: 74%