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
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.
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