Average Medical Writer Salary in Cambridge, Massachusetts

$111,750
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$13,481
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The average salary for a Medical Writer in Cambridge, Massachusetts is $111,750.
10%
$65k
10%
$112k
50%
$134k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $111,750
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Salary
$65k - $134k
Bonus
$10k - $16k
Total Pay
$66k - $183k

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

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Popular Skills for Medical Writer

Skills in Clinical Research, Editing and Research Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Writing Procedures & Documentation.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (49.4% less), Chicago, Illinois (39.6% less) and Princeton, New Jersey (35.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5 survey responses.
Experienced
100.0%