Writer Salaries in United States

Salary estimated from 1,815 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: June 17, 2019
Average in United States
$24.21 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$68.45
Salary Distribution

How much does a Writer make in United States?

The average salary for a Writer is $24.21 per hour in United States. Salary estimates are based on 1,815 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.
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Writer salaries by company in United States
CompanyAverage salary
$39.69 per hour
$64.31 per hour
$51.66 per hour
$47.98 per hour
$50.00 per hour
$40.00 per hour
$40.00 per hour
49 salaries
$34.65 per hour
38 salaries
$30.85 per hour
$31.00 per hour
Writer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$29.48 per hour
$28.20 per hour
$33.19 per hour
$31.41 per hour
$34.67 per hour

Writer job openings

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Writer jobs in United States