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$63,330

Average Base Salary

$30/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,583

Average Bonus
The average writer comedy salary in United States is $63,330 or an equivalent hourly rate of $30. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,583. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$42,264

Entry Level Salary

$75,959

Senior Level Salary
An entry level writer comedy (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $42,264. On the other end, a senior level writer comedy (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $75,959.

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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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