Average Writer Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$53,675
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$5,150
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The average salary for a Writer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $53,675.
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$30k
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$54k
90%
$83k
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What Are Popular Skills for Writers?

Skills in Editing and Technical Writing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Copywriting.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Writers?

An early career Writer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $43,103 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Writer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Writer in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 36.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (18.8% more) and San Francisco, California (16.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (7.8% less).

Years of Experience

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Experienced
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