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Writer Salaries

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2,000 SalariesUpdated Feb 23, 2018
Average Base Pay
$52,343/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$34K
Low
$52K
Average
$81K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,822
Range$556 - $13,810
How much does a Writer make?

The national average salary for a Writer is $52,343 in United States. Filter by location to see Writer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,000 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Writer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      CNN
      $65,917/yr
      Range: $51K - $95K
      12 salaries
      $65,917
      $51K$95K
      Takuyo Corp
      $45,130/yr
      Range: $37K - $58K
      11 salaries
      $45,130
      $37K$58K
      Binder and Binder
      $35,141/yr
      Range: $33K - $40K
      10 salaries
      $35,141
      $33K$40K
      LittleThings
      $42,778/yr
      Range: $30K - $50K
      9 salaries
      $42,778
      $30K$50K
      Attorneys Online
      $12/hr
      Range: $12 - $14
      8 salaries
      $12
      $12$14
      Yusen Logistics
      $62,362/yr
      Range: $55K - $73K
      7 salaries
      $62,362
      $55K$73K
      Motley Fool
      $90,789/yr
      Range: $53K - $125K
      6 salaries
      $90,789
      $53K$125K

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      Nielsen
      $14/hr
      Range: $11 - $16
      5 salaries
      $14
      $11$16
      Upworthy
      $55,100/yr
      Range: $53K - $59K
      5 salaries
      $55,100
      $53K$59K
      Savannah College of Art and Design
      $65,498/yr
      Range: $47K - $119K
      5 salaries
      $65,498
      $47K$119K
      ASC Communications
      $34,174/yr
      Range: $30K - $40K
      5 salaries
      $34,174
      $30K$40K
      Rebel Circus
      $30,600/yr
      Range: $30K - $32K
      5 salaries
      $30,600
      $30K$32K
      AdAsia Communications
      $46,438/yr
      Range: $37K - $50K
      5 salaries
      $46,438
      $37K$50K
      Vanguard
      $61,938/yr
      Range: $43K - $77K
      5 salaries
      $61,938
      $43K$77K
      Nextwave Advocacy
      $12/hr
      Range: $10 - $13
      5 salaries
      $12
      $10$13
      Tribune Media
      $65,631/yr
      Range: $59K - $78K
      5 salaries
      $65,631
      $59K$78K
      Renaissance Resources
      $57,028/yr
      Range: $33K - $67K
      5 salaries
      $57,028
      $33K$67K
      Purch
      $33,129/yr
      Range: $30K - $38K
      5 salaries
      $33,129
      $30K$38K
      Apple
      $100,275/yr
      Range: $52K - $127K
      4 salaries
      $100,275
      $52K$127K
      University of Miami
      $47,598/yr
      Range: $43K - $51K
      4 salaries
      $47,598
      $43K$51K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Writer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $52,000
      per year
      A Writer in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $52,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Portland, OR Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $50,000
      per year
      A Writer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $50,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Nonprofit Organization
      $74,000
      per year
      A Writer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $74,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Private
      $15
      hourly
      A Writer in the New Orleans, LA Area area reported making $15 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      New Orleans, LA Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $20
      hourly
      A Writer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
      Job Highlights
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Part-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
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