WRITER AND EDITOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$57,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$57,000
Median 50%
$90,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
NerdWallet
Highest Paying City
Fairfield, CA
Highest Paying State
Delaware
Average Experience Level
3.1 years
How much does a writer and editor make?
The national average salary for a Writer And Editor in the U.S. is $57,699 annually or $27.74 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $36,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $90,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Writer And Editors are Technology companies and Health Care companies. The best states for high paying Writer And Editor jobs are Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, New Jersey, and New York. Most Writer And Editors spend 3.1 years in the position.
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Average Writer And Editor Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Writer And Editor makes. Technology companies and Health Care companies have the most job opportunities for Writer And Editors. Companies like NerdWallet or NBCUniversal will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like NYU Langone Health and Leidos also report very competitive wages for Writer And Editors.

Average Writer And Editor Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Writer And Editor in the United States is $57,699 per year or $27.74 per hour. Fairfield, CA reports the highest Writer And Editor salaries at $71,530 per year. The average entry-level salary in Fairfield, CA is $34,000. Some of the states with the best Writer And Editor salaries are Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut. On the other hand, Arizona, New Mexico, Mississippi, Texas, and Arkansas report the lowest wages for Writer And Editors.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Fairfield, CA
$71,530
2
Philadelphia, PA
$69,625
3
Baltimore, MD
$69,437
4
Washington, DC
$69,068
5
Alexandria, VA
$68,995

Average Writer And Editor Salary By Industry

Writer And Editor salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Hospitality companies, Retail companies, and Finance companies pay their Writer And Editors well. Salaries for Writer And Editors in Hospitality companies average $60,060 annually, while Retail companies and Finance companies pay $59,176 and $58,380, respectively. The types of companies that pay Writer And Editors the least are in the Professional industry, where the average annual salary is $56,872.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$60,060
2
Retail
$59,176
3
Finance
$58,380
4
Internet
$57,995
5
Media
$57,167

RECENTLY ADDED Writer And Editor SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Defense Media Activity
Writer and Editor
10/25/2019
$83,398
Randstad
Writer and Editor
10/18/2019
$40,008
Randstad
Writer and Editor
10/08/2019
$91,828
Office of The Secretary of The Interior
Writer and Editor
09/28/2019
$117,191
National Park Service
Writer and Editor
09/28/2019
$65,448
09/26/2019
$64,232
Johnson & Hill
Writer and Editor
09/20/2019
$50,088
Bureau of Land Management
Writer and Editor
08/29/2019
$51,440
08/28/2019
$99,172
Agriculture, Rural Development
Writer and Editor
08/26/2019
$99,172
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