Average Medical Writer Salary in Canton, Michigan

$63,187
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The average salary for a Medical Writer in Canton, Michigan is $63,187.
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$54k
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$63k
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$85k
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MEDIAN $63,187
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$54k - $85k
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$55k - $86k

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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.

Career Paths

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Medical Writer
Medical Science Liaison
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Medical Writer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Clinical Research, Research Analysis, Editing and Writing Procedures & Documentation.

Pay by Experience Level for Medical Writer

An entry-level Medical Writer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $60,026 based on 5 salaries. An early career Medical Writer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,129 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Medical Writer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 36.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (22.2% more) and New York, New York (20.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (10.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Entry Level
35.7%
Early Career
64.3%