Writer/Editor Salaries in Chicago, IL

Salary estimated from 86 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: February 1, 2018
Average in Chicago, IL
$43,509 per year
18% Below national average
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How much does a Writer/Editor make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Writer/Editor is $43,509 per year in Chicago, IL, which is 18% below the national average. Salary estimates are based on 86 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Writer/Editor employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. The typical tenure for a Writer/Editor is 1-3 years.
Writer/Editor salaries by company in Chicago, IL
CompanyAverage salary
$50,000 per year
$50,000 per year
$43,198 per year
$35,000 per year
$30.52 per hour
Writer/Editor salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$50,000 per year

Writer/Editor job openings

Content Editor
Chicago, IL
Digital Writer-Editor
Chicago Reader
Chicago, IL
Director, Strategic Communications McCormick
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
Content Marketing Specialist
Chicago, IL
Technical Writer/Editor
Lisle, IL
Technical Writer / Editor (Active Secret Clearance)
Akima, LLC
Chicago, IL
Writer/Editor jobs in Chicago, IL