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1,898 SalariesUpdated Oct 20, 2018
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Average Base Pay
$60,021/yr
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$40K
Low
$60K
Average
$95K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$3,106
Range$600 - $15,461
How much does a Writer make?

The national average salary for a Writer is $60,021 in United States. Filter by location to see Writer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,898 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
      $61,800/yr
      Range: $45K - $95K
      13 salaries
      $61,800/yr
      $45K$95K
      LittleThings
      $45,000/yr
      Range: $40K - $45K
      11 salaries
      $45,000/yr
      $40K$45K
      Takuyo Corp
      $44,222/yr
      Range: $37K - $58K
      11 salaries
      $44,222/yr
      $37K$58K
      Binder and Binder
      $33,862/yr
      Range: $33K - $40K
      10 salaries
      $33,862/yr
      $33K$40K
      Attorneys Online
      $12/hr
      Range: $12 - $14
      8 salaries
      $12/hr
      $12$14
      Bustle
      $17/hr
      Range: $12 - $23
      8 salaries
      $17/hr
      $12$23
      Yusen Logistics
      $59,396/yr
      Range: $55K - $73K
      7 salaries
      $59,396/yr
      $55K$73K

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      Nextwave Advocacy
      $13/hr
      Range: $10 - $13
      6 salaries
      $13/hr
      $10$13
      Motley Fool
      $89,250/yr
      Range: $53K - $125K
      6 salaries
      $89,250/yr
      $53K$125K
      Vanguard
      $60,012/yr
      Range: $43K - $77K
      6 salaries
      $60,012/yr
      $43K$77K
      Nielsen
      $14/hr
      Range: $11 - $16
      5 salaries
      $14/hr
      $11$16
      Tribune Media
      $63,876/yr
      Range: $59K - $78K
      5 salaries
      $63,876/yr
      $59K$78K
      GuideSpark
      $50,800/yr
      Range: $48K - $60K
      5 salaries
      $50,800/yr
      $48K$60K
      AdAsia Communications
      $49,977/yr
      Range: $37K - $50K
      5 salaries
      $49,977/yr
      $37K$50K
      Savannah College of Art and Design
      $53,000/yr
      Range: $47K - $119K
      5 salaries
      $53,000/yr
      $47K$119K
      Purch
      $32,598/yr
      Range: $30K - $38K
      5 salaries
      $32,598/yr
      $30K$38K
      Renaissance Resources
      $62,353/yr
      Range: $33K - $67K
      5 salaries
      $62,353/yr
      $33K$67K
      Rebel Circus
      $30,000/yr
      Range: $30K - $32K
      5 salaries
      $30,000/yr
      $30K$32K
      ASC Communications
      $34,031/yr
      Range: $30K - $40K
      5 salaries
      $34,031/yr
      $30K$40K
      Upworthy
      $55,000/yr
      Range: $53K - $59K
      5 salaries
      $55,000/yr
      $53K$59K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $82,500
      per year
      A Writer/Producer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $82,500 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $40,000
      per year
      A Proposal Writer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $40,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $65,000
      per year
      A Writer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $65,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $50,000
      per year
      A Writer in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $50,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Tampa, FL Area area
      Contract
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $23
      hourly
      A Writer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $23 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Austin, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Private
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