The average salary for a Content Writer in Kolkata, West Bengal is Rs 167,426 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Editing, Content Management, Web Content Management, and English Language. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

Rs 89,639 - Rs 357,586
Rs 90K
Rs 170K
Rs 360K
MEDIAN: Rs 170,421
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Rs 0Rs 357K
Salary Rs 89,639 - Rs 357,586
Bonus Rs 0.00 - Rs 50,167
Profit Sharing Rs 8,500
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).
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Rs 89,760 - Rs 357,326
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 106

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.

Content Writer Job Listings

Key Stats for Content Writer

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
4%

Experience Affects Content Writer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲60%

National Average
Rs 173,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Content Writer Salaries

Editing
▲36%

Content Management
▲16%

Web Content Management
▲16%

English Language
▲15%

National Average
Rs 173,000

Blogging
▼3%

Technical Writing
▼10%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 73%