Writer salary in United States

How much does a Writer make in the United States?

1.3k salaries reported, updated at October 24, 2021
$25.53
per hour

The average salary for a writer is $25.53 per hour in the United States.

Most common benefits

  • Work from home
  • Flexible schedule
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
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Most common benefits for Writers

  • Work from home
  • Flexible schedule
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • 401(k)
  • Stock options
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 262 ratings

45% of Writers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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