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Writer/Editor salary in United States

How much does a Writer/Editor make in the United States?

Average base salary

$28.81
Average $28.81
Low $18.78
High $44.20
Non-cash benefit
Health insurance

The average salary for a writer/editor is $28.81 per hour in the United States. 224 salaries reported, updated at November 29, 2022

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Top companies for Writer/Editors in United States

  1. The Structures Company, LLC
    4.7
    15 reviews5 salaries reported
    $48.26per hour
  2. $37.99per hour
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Highest paying cities for Writer/Editors near United States

  1. Dallas, TX
    $32.13 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  2. McLean, VA
    $31.37 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Warner Robins, GA
    $30.20 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. San Diego, CA
    $30.11 per hour
    10 salaries reported
  2. Atlanta, GA
    $28.32 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  3. Alexandria, VA
    $27.40 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  1. San Francisco, CA
    $27.35 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $26.96 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  3. Pittsburgh, PA
    $22.14 per hour
    5 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Writer/Editors

  • Health insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 83 ratings

49% of Writer/Editors in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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