Writer Salaries in Washington, DC

Salary estimated from 39 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 12, 2018
Average in Washington, DC
$28.93 per hour
15% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$78.30
Salary Distribution

How much does a Writer make in Washington, DC?

The average salary for a Writer is $28.93 per hour in Washington, DC, which is 15% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 39 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 Washington, DC
CompanyAverage salary
$32.87 per hour
$64.31 per hour
$35.00 per hour
$30.00 per hour
$25.00 per hour
$31.34 per hour
$40,000 per year
$500 per day
$52,000 per year
$52,084 per year

Writer job openings

Staff Writer, Vox
Vox Media
Washington, DC
Staff Writer, Vox
Vox Media
Washington, DC
Digital Writer/Editor
National Geographic Partners
Washington, DC
Digital Fact Checker
Atlantic Media
Washington, DC
Freelance Writers
Current Newspapers
Washington, DC
Digital Writer/Editor
National Geographic
Washington, DC
Writer jobs in Washington, DC