Average Content Writer Salary

$47,749
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$32k
MEDIAN
$48k
90%
$73k

The average salary for a Content Writer is $47,749

Base Salary
$32k - $73k
Bonus
$410 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$151 - $8k
Commission
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$30k - $74k
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What Do Content Writers Do?

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.
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Job Satisfaction for Content Writer

3.8 out of 5
(304)
Highly Satisfied
64Reviews
Based on 304 responses, the job of Content Writer has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.75 out of 5. On average, Content Writers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
72.5%
Male
26.3%
Prefer to self-define
1.2%
This data is based on 927 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

68%

Dental

57%

Vision

49%

None

32%