Average Staff Writer Salary

$45,761
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$31k
MEDIAN
$46k
90%
$67k

The average salary for a Staff Writer is $45,761

Base Salary
$31k - $67k
Bonus
$206 - $5k
Total Pay
$27k - $65k
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What Do Staff Writers Do?

Staff Writer Tasks
  • Write informative, professional material for print or online media sources.
  • Use word processing programs and content management systems to curate material.
  • Adhere to strict deadlines and produce quality content quickly.
  • Perform journalistic research and conduct interviews as needed.
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