Writer Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 321 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 17, 2019
Average in California
$26.00 per hour
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$72.65
Salary Distribution

How much does a Writer make in California?

The average salary for a Writer is $26.00 per hour in California, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 321 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Writer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Writer is less than 1 year.
Writer salaries by company in California
CompanyAverage salary
$70.00 per hour
$59.88 per hour
$61.29 per hour
$51.00 per hour
$46.22 per hour
$46.00 per hour
$40.00 per hour
$38.81 per hour
$39.69 per hour
$31.42 per hour
Writer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$27.67 per hour
$30.64 per hour
$34.57 per hour
$42.76 per hour
$19.80 per hour

Writer job openings

Script Assistant
NBCUniversal
Universal City, CA
WRITE A MUSICIAN'S BIOGRAPHY
Segal Music
West Hollywood, CA
Writer / Story Developer
Treasure Studio, Inc.
Irvine, CA
Travel Writer
The Lore Company
Los Angeles, CA
Assistant Writer
Smile Media
Los Angeles, CA
Travel Writer
The Lore Company
San Francisco, CA
Writer jobs in California