$93,523
Avg. Salary
$60.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$10,320

Bonus

$5,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Medical Writer is $60.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Medical Writer is $93,523 per year.

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$29.68
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$57,000 - $135,573
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MEDIAN: $93,523
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$0$190K
Salary $57,000 - $135,573
Bonus $4,122 - $22,325
Profit Sharing $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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$60,979 - $190,350
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 94
Hourly Data $0$150
Hourly Rate $29.68 - $124
Overtime $150
Annual Data $0$190K
Bonus $4,122 - $22,325
Profit Sharing $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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$60,979 - $190,350
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

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.

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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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Key Stats for Medical Writer

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
10-19 years
85%
20 years or more
15%

Skills That Affect Medical Writer Salaries

Technical Writing
▲21%

Clinical Research
▲20%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▲1%

National Average
$103,000

Research Analysis
▼11%

Editing
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 27%