Senior Writer Salaries in New York City, NY

Updated Oct 21, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$92,097 /yr
Average Base Pay

85 salaries

$61K

Low

$92K

Average

$138K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$6,794Range$1,206 - $38,266

How much does a Senior Writer make in New York City, NY?

The average salary for Senior Writer is $92,097 per year in New York City, NY Area. Salaries estimates are based on 85 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Writer employees in New York City, NY Area.

Seniority Levels

L3
Senior Writer$92,097 /yr
L4
Staff Writer$56,151 /yr
L5
Career Path

Related Job Titles

Senior Writer/Editor

$87,481

per year

Copywriter

$70,150

per year

Senior CopyWriter

$101,276

per year

Senior Technical Writer

$100,888

per year

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Verizon Media
3.9

Verizon Media

Senior Writer

$112,477

 /yr
Range: $106K - $168K
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$106K

$168K

$106,316 - $167,867 Range

Elite Daily
3.1

Elite Daily

Senior Writer

$62,111

 /yr
Range: $53K - $67K

$53K

$67K

$53,344 - $67,265 Range

Grey Group
3.6

Grey Group

Senior Writer

$106,787

 /yr
Range: $103K - $111K

$103K

$111K

$103,494 - $110,588 Range

G/O Media
2

G/O Media

Senior Writer

$69,240

 /yr
Range: $69K - $78K

$69K

$78K

$68,610 - $77,621 Range

TheStreet
3.5

TheStreet

Senior Writer

$108,459

 /yr
Range: $81K - $113K

$81K

$113K

$81,269 - $113,192 Range

Time Inc.
3.1

Time Inc.

Senior Writer

$121,963

 /yr
Range: $114K - $195K

$114K

$195K

$113,739 - $195,285 Range

Wirecutter

Senior Writer
About 

$73K -$80K

$73K

$80K

$73,460 - $80,158 Range

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New York Magazine
3.2

New York Magazine

Senior Writer
About 

$67K -$76K

$67K

$76K

$66,599 - $75,692 Range

UBS
3.9

UBS

Senior Writer
About 

$113K -$152K

$113K

$152K

$113,115 - $152,117 Range

The Deal
3.5

The Deal

Senior Writer
About 

$81K -$115K

$81K

$115K

$81,349 - $114,915 Range

The Newsette
3.5

The Newsette

Senior Writer
About 

$54K -$58K

$54K

$58K

$54,336 - $57,935 Range

Institutional Investor
2.9

Institutional Investor

Senior Writer
About 

$90K -$102K

$90K

$102K

$90,404 - $101,950 Range

Refinery29
3.2

Refinery29

Senior Writer
About 

$73K -$83K

$73K

$83K

$72,673 - $82,930 Range

FanDuel
4

FanDuel

Senior Writer
About 

$60K -$84K

$60K

$84K

$59,521 - $83,752 Range

72andSunny
3.6

72andSunny

Senior Writer
About 

$169K -$184K

$169K

$184K

$168,983 - $184,490 Range

Euromoney Institutional Investor
3.6

$91K

$106K

$91,192 - $106,469 Range

NBCUniversal
4

NBCUniversal

Senior Writer
About 

$92K -$118K

$92K

$118K

$91,626 - $117,577 Range

Gawker Media
3.1

Gawker Media

Senior Writer
About 

$72K -$95K

$72K

$95K

$71,950 - $94,619 Range

Cosmopolitan Magazine
4.2

Cosmopolitan Magazine

Senior Writer
About 

$87K -$96K

$87K

$96K

$86,837 - $95,511 Range

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
3.6

$79K

$85K

$78,776 - $85,244 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Writer salaries

The average salary for a Senior Writer is $92,097 per year in New York City, NY Area. Salaries estimates are based on 85 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Writer employees in New York City, NY Area.

The highest salary for a Senior Writer in New York City, NY Area is $138,333 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Writer in New York City, NY Area is $61,315 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Senior Writer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Senior Writer.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$62,000
per year
A Senior Writer reported making $62,000 per year
Additional Pay
$6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$64,500
per year
A Senior Ux Writer reported making $64,500 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$75,000
per year
A Senior Writer reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$95,000
per year
A Senior Branded Content Editor reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$76,151
per year
A Senior Writer reported making $76,151 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$92,190
per year
A Senior Writer reported making $92,190 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$122,287
per year
A Senior Writer/Producer reported making $122,287 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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