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Headline Writer Salary
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How much does a Headline Writer make in the United States?
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$44,501 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$21 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$886 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average headline writer salary in United States is $44,501 or an equivalent hourly rate of $21. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $886. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$33,048 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$54,055 (USD)

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