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Writer Salaries

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3,133 SalariesUpdated Feb 17, 2019
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Average Base Pay
$53,806/yr
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$36K
Low
$54K
Average
$81K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,877
Range$565 - $14,131
How much does a Writer make?

The national average salary for a Writer is $53,806 in United States. Filter by location to see Writer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,133 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
      Bustle
      $16/hr
      Range: $12 - $23
      10 salaries
      $16/hr
      $12$23
      Attorneys Online
      $12/hr
      Range: $12 - $14
      8 salaries
      $12/hr
      $12$14
      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
      Refinery29
      $51,400/yr
      Range: $50K - $61K
      5 salaries
      $51,400/yr
      $50K$61K
      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
      Global1 News Network
      $12/hr
      Range: $12 - $13
      5 salaries
      $12/hr
      $12$13
      Rebel Circus
      $30,000/yr
      Range: $30K - $32K
      5 salaries
      $30,000/yr
      $30K$32K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $42,000
      per year
      A Writer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $42,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
      $4,000
      monthly
      A Writer in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $4,000 per month
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Portland, OR Area area
      Contract
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $1,000
      monthly
      A Writer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $1,000 per month
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Contract
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $110,000
      per year
      A Writer/Producer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $110,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $15k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Public
      $70,000
      per year
      A Proposal Writer in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Atlanta, GA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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