Writer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 2,264 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 9, 2018
Average salary
$230 per day
  • Most Reported
$58.00
$556
Salary Distribution

How much does a Writer make in the United States?

The average salary for a Writer is $230 per day in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 2,264 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 the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$31.18 per hour
$52.80 per hour
$46.82 per hour
$39.24 per hour
$40.00 per hour
$40.00 per hour
8 salaries
$34.85 per hour
$35.00 per hour
$34.34 per hour
$31.00 per hour
Writer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$30.13 per hour
$27.67 per hour
$35.65 per hour
$27.42 per hour
$39.93 per hour

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