1. Home
  2. Career Explorer
  3. Grant Writer
  4. Salaries
Content has loaded

Grant writer salary in United States

How much does a Grant Writer make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $59,865
Low $41,955
High $85,422
Non-cash benefit
View more benefits

The average salary for a grant writer is $59,865 per year in the United States. 1.2k salaries reported, updated at November 25, 2023

Is this useful?

Top companies for Grant Writers in United States

  1. Comunilife, Inc.
    123 reviews8 salaries reported
    $80,129per year
  2. $76,342per year
Is this useful?

Highest paying cities for Grant Writers near United States

  1. San Diego, CA
    $77,938 per year
    23 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $70,438 per year
    56 salaries reported
  3. Washington, DC
    $69,526 per year
    16 salaries reported
  1. Seattle, WA
    $67,792 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. Lakeland, FL
    $64,180 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Cleveland, OH
    $60,390 per year
    7 salaries reported
  1. Chicago, IL
    $55,698 per year
    35 salaries reported
  2. Harper, KS
    $53,451 per year
    108 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $51,153 per year
    30 salaries reported
Is this useful?

Where can a Grant Writer earn more?

Compare salaries for Grant Writers in different locations
Explore Grant Writer openings
Is this useful?

Most common benefits for Grant Writers

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
Is this useful?

Salary satisfaction

Based on 285 ratings

48% of Grant Writers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

Is this useful?

How much do similar professions get paid in United States?


Job openings

Average $27.79 per hour

Is this useful?

Frequently searched careers

Registered Nurse

Police Officer

Software Engineer


Truck Driver

Administrative Assistant


Real Estate Agent

Nursing Assistant



Dental Hygienist