Writer Salaries in Washington, DC

Salary estimated from 45 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 27, 2018
Average in Washington, DC
$27.74 per hour
10% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$75.05
Salary Distribution

How much does a Writer make in Washington, DC?

The average salary for a Writer is $27.74 per hour in Washington, DC, which is 10% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 45 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
$17.61 per hour
$64.31 per hour
$35.00 per hour
$30.00 per hour
$25.00 per hour
$30.76 per hour
$500 per day
$40,000 per year
$52,000 per year

Writer job openings

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National Geographic
Washington, DC
Writer/Editor (1284)
American University
Washington, DC
Advancement Communications Specialist, National Portrait Gallery
Smithsonian
Washington, DC
Digital Writer/Editor
National Geographic
Washington, DC
Writers
Hinge
Reston, VA
Op-ed Writing Intern
Weiner Public News
Washington, DC
Writer jobs in Washington, DC