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Comedy Writer Salary
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How much does a Comedy Writer make in the United States?
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$63,726 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$31 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,593 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average comedy writer salary in United States is $63,726 or an equivalent hourly rate of $31. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,593. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$45,900 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$78,509 (USD)

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