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Medical Writer Salaries

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533 SalariesUpdated May 15, 2018
Average Base Pay
$82,641/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$59K
Low
$83K
Average
$106K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,543
Range$1,109 - $13,647
How much does a Medical Writer make?

The national average salary for a Medical Writer is $82,641 in United States. Filter by location to see Medical Writer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 533 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Medical Writer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      PRA Health Sciences
      $67,392/yr
      Range: $57K - $100K
      13 salaries
      $67,392
      $57K$100K
      BGB Group
      $75,667/yr
      Range: $70K - $85K
      12 salaries
      $75,667
      $70K$85K
      Pharmaceutical Product Development
      $83,044/yr
      Range: $71K - $93K
      6 salaries
      $83,044
      $71K$93K
      Medpace
      $68,711/yr
      Range: $53K - $83K
      6 salaries
      $68,711
      $53K$83K
      EBSCO Information Services
      $72,412/yr
      Range: $60K - $95K
      5 salaries
      $72,412
      $60K$95K
      ECRI Institute
      $42,062/yr
      Range: $38K - $52K
      5 salaries
      $42,062
      $38K$52K
      AdMed
      $71,000/yr
      Range: $60K - $80K
      5 salaries
      $71,000
      $60K$80K

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      Honeywell
      $66,412/yr
      Range: $64K - $70K
      4 salaries
      $66,412
      $64K$70K
      Merck
      $97,562/yr
      Range: $76K - $116K
      4 salaries
      $97,562
      $76K$116K
      Edelman
      $65,597/yr
      Range: $62K - $70K
      4 salaries
      $65,597
      $62K$70K
      Quintiles
      $64,795/yr
      Range: $59K - $71K
      4 salaries
      $64,795
      $59K$71K
      Ogilvy CommonHealth
      $78,512/yr
      Range: $75K - $81K
      4 salaries
      $78,512
      $75K$81K
      ApotheCom
      $85,308/yr
      Range: $70K - $95K
      4 salaries
      $85,308
      $70K$95K
      DWA
      $72,625/yr
      Range: $70K - $74K
      4 salaries
      $72,625
      $70K$74K
      Medicus International
      $92,705/yr
      Range: $75K - $126K
      4 salaries
      $92,705
      $75K$126K
      Nucleus Global
      $79,431/yr
      Range: $72K - $93K
      4 salaries
      $79,431
      $72K$93K
      Wells Fargo
      $64,754/yr
      Range: $63K - $66K
      3 salaries
      $64,754
      $63K$66K
      Lockheed Martin
      $59,247/yr
      Range: $47K - $67K
      3 salaries
      $59,247
      $47K$67K
      Eli Lilly and Company
      $81,381/yr
      Range: $76K - $85K
      3 salaries
      $81,381
      $76K$85K
      WebMD Health
      $85,994/yr
      Range: $71K - $99K
      3 salaries
      $85,994
      $71K$99K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $74,000
      per year
      A Medical Writer in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $74,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Indianapolis, IN Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $88,000
      per year
      A Medical Writer in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $88,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $4k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Philadelphia, PA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $85,000
      per year
      A Medical Writer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $85,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Nonprofit Organization
      $80,000
      per year
      A Medical Writer in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Philadelphia, PA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $65,000
      per year
      A Medical Writer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $65,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
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