How much does a Content Writer make?

Updated 25 Sep 2021
£25,339 /yr
Average Base Pay

359 salaries

£17K

Low

£25K

Average

£38K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Content Writer is £25,339 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Content Writer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 359 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Content Writer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Content Writer£25,339 /yr
L3
Senior Content Writer£35,297 /yr
L4
Lead Content Writer£26,450 /yr
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£25,990

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£42,330

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£21,389

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£30,352

per year

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FARFETCH
4.2

FARFETCH

Content Writer

£25,120

 /yr
Range: £22K - £27K
12 salaries
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£22K

£27K

£22,258 - £26,670 Range

Niche Website Builders

Content Writer

£18,000

 /yr
Range: £18K - £18K

£18K

£18K

£18,000 - £18,000 Range

Twinkl Educational Publishing
3

Twinkl Educational Publishing

Content Writer - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £10 - £11

£10

£11

£10 - £11 Range

THG
3.5

THG

Content Writer

£21,951

 /yr
Range: £20K - £25K

£20K

£25K

£19,736 - £25,090 Range

Gear4music
3.6

Gear4music

Content Writer

£16,443

 /yr
Range: £13K - £19K

£13K

£19K

£12,854 - £18,924 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Content Writer

£21,076

 /yr
Range: £17K - £28K

£17K

£28K

£16,756 - £27,547 Range

Twinkl Educational Publishing
3

Twinkl Educational Publishing

Content Writer

£21,681

 /yr
Range: £19K - £26K

£19K

£26K

£19,454 - £25,684 Range

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Wowcher
3.4

Wowcher

Content Writer

£20,891

 /yr
Range: £20K - £21K

£20K

£21K

£20,478 - £21,039 Range

Epiphany Search
3.1

Epiphany Search

Content Writer

£23,175

 /yr
Range: £21K - £25K

£21K

£25K

£21,039 - £25,368 Range

Add People
4.3

Add People

Content Writer

£21,582

 /yr
Range: £20K - £23K

£20K

£23K

£20,384 - £22,851 Range

Nagwa
4.2

Nagwa

Content Writer

£36,000

 /yr
Range: £34K - £39K

£34K

£39K

£33,603 - £38,667 Range

Booking.com
3.8

Booking.com

Content Writer

£31,000

 /yr
Range: £31K - £32K

£31K

£32K

£30,576 - £31,885 Range

FARFETCH
4.2

FARFETCH

Content Writer

£21,361

 /yr
Range: £18K - £30K

£18K

£30K

£17,673 - £30,465 Range

The Knowledge Academy
3.8

The Knowledge Academy

Content Writer

£18,068

 /yr
Range: £18K - £19K

£18K

£19K

£17,806 - £18,584 Range

Jungle Creations
3.9

Jungle Creations

Content Writer

£23,746

 /yr
Range: £22K - £47K

£22K

£47K

£22,091 - £47,337 Range

OnBuy.com
4.5

OnBuy.com

Content Writer

£20,422

 /yr
Range: £20K - £20K

£20K

£20K

£20,310 - £20,422 Range

Sanity Marketing
3.9

Sanity Marketing

Content Writer

£17,500

 /yr
Range: £17K - £18K

£17K

£18K

£16,848 - £18,279 Range

3.2

Fresh Media

Content Writer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £9

£9

£9

£9 - £9 Range

Capita
5

Capita

Content Writer
About 

£27K -£48K

£27K

£48K

£27,285 - £47,571 Range

Morrisons
3.5

Morrisons

Content Writer - Hourly
About 

£9 -£10

 hourly

£9

£10

£9 - £10 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Content Writer salaries

The national average salary for a Content Writer is £25,339 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Content Writer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 359 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Content Writer employees.

The highest salary for a Content Writer in United Kingdom is £37,623 per year.

The lowest salary for a Content Writer in United Kingdom is £17,066 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent content writer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£22,222
per year
A Content Writer in the London Area area reported making £22,222 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£40
hourly
A Content Writer, Ad Copy Writer, Creative Writer in the London Area area reported making £40 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Self-Employed
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
£40,000
per year
A Content Writer in the London Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Additional Pay
£4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
£20,000
per year
A Content Writer in the London Area area reported making £20,000 per year
Additional Pay
£5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£28,000
per year
A Content Writer in the Edinburgh Area area reported making £28,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Edinburgh Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£21,000
per year
A SEO Content Writer in the Darlington Area area reported making £21,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Darlington Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£28,000
per year
A Content Creator in the London Area area reported making £28,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private