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Staff Writer Salary

How much does a Staff Writer make in the United States?
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$67,255 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$32 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,762 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average staff writer salary in United States is $67,255 or an equivalent hourly rate of $32. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,762. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$48,236 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$82,994 (USD)

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