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$75,222

Average Base Salary

$36/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,978

Average Bonus
The average commercial writer salary in District of Columbia, United States is $75,222 or an hourly rate of $36. This is 14% higher (+$9,235) than the average commercial writer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,978.
Salary by Experience

$49,427

Entry Level Salary

$99,459

Senior Level Salary
An entry level commercial writer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $49,427. On the other end, a senior level commercial writer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $99,459.
Job Description
Originate and prepare written material, such as scripts, stories, advertisements, and other material. Excludes "Public Relations Specialists" (27-3031) and "Technical Writers" (27-3042).
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