Average Medical Writer with Technical Writing Skills Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$74,000
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The average salary for a Medical Writer with Technical Writing skills in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $74,000.
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$0 - $74k
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Job Description for Medical Writer

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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Medical Writer
Technical Writer
Medical Science Liaison
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Medical Writer

Skills in Clinical Research, Editing and Medical Terminology are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Research Analysis and Writing Procedures & Documentation.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (12.2% less), Memphis, Tennessee (3.8% less) and New York, New York (2.4% less).