How much does a Content Writer make?

Updated 22 Sep 2021
US$49K /yr
Average Base Pay

1,408 salaries

US$30K

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US$49K

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US$78K

High

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The national average salary for Content Writer is US$48,683 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Content Writer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1408 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Content Writer employees.

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Content WriterUS$49K /yr
L3
Senior Content WriterUS$68K /yr
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Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Content Writer - Hourly

US$24

 /hr
Range: US$15 - US$75
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US$15

US$75

US$15 - US$75 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Content Writer

US$91,244

 /yr
Range: US$86K - US$106K

US$86K

US$106K

US$85,524 - US$105,867 Range

Brafton
4.1

Brafton

Content Writer

US$36,767

 /yr
Range: US$31K - US$55K

US$31K

US$55K

US$31,356 - US$55,176 Range

PCG Digital Marketing
3

PCG Digital Marketing

Content Writer

US$34,528

 /yr
Range: US$33K - US$35K

US$33K

US$35K

US$32,977 - US$35,447 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Content Writer - Hourly

US$20

 /hr
Range: US$9 - US$45

US$9

US$45

US$9 - US$45 Range

Zywave
4.1

Zywave

Content Writer

US$37,518

 /yr
Range: US$35K - US$43K

US$35K

US$43K

US$35,415 - US$43,165 Range

Vivial
4

Vivial

Content Writer - Hourly

US$18

 /hr
Range: US$17 - US$32

US$17

US$32

US$17 - US$32 Range

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1SEO Digital Agency
4.1

1SEO Digital Agency

Content Writer

US$29,786

 /yr
Range: US$24K - US$40K

US$24K

US$40K

US$24,221 - US$40,000 Range

Zeta Global
3.8

Zeta Global

Content Writer

US$75,550

 /yr
Range: US$67K - US$92K

US$67K

US$92K

US$67,037 - US$91,511 Range

Aronson Advertising
2.3

Aronson Advertising

Content Writer

US$40,899

 /yr
Range: US$19K - US$54K

US$19K

US$54K

US$19,277 - US$54,430 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Content Writer - Hourly

US$25

 /hr
Range: US$7 - US$30

US$7

US$30

US$7 - US$30 Range

Deloitte
4

Deloitte

Content Writer

US$62,278

 /yr
Range: US$58K - US$79K

US$58K

US$79K

US$57,845 - US$79,345 Range

Shmoop
3.9

Shmoop

Content Writer - Monthly Contractor

US$1,250

 /mo
Range: US$348 - US$13K

US$348

US$13K

US$348 - US$13,438 Range

Upwork
4.2

Upwork

Content Writer - Hourly

US$14

 /hr
Range: US$8 - US$35

US$8

US$35

US$8 - US$35 Range

Clark Optimization
3.7

Clark Optimization

Content Writer - Hourly

US$13

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$14

US$11

US$14

US$11 - US$14 Range

DentalQore
4.2

DentalQore

Content Writer - Hourly

US$15

 /hr
Range: US$13 - US$18

US$13

US$18

US$13 - US$18 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Content Writer

US$78,000

 /yr
Range: US$26K - US$135K

US$26K

US$135K

US$25,538 - US$135,202 Range

Smartcustomwriting.com

Content Writer - Monthly

US$5,779

 /mo
Range: US$5K - US$8K

US$5K

US$8K

US$4,623 - US$8,074 Range

Textbroker International
3.4

Textbroker International

Content Writer - Hourly Contractor

US$11

 /hr
Range: US$2 - US$20

US$2

US$20

US$2 - US$20 Range

Page One Power
3.4

Page One Power

Content Writer - Hourly

US$16

 /hr
Range: US$15 - US$17

US$15

US$17

US$15 - US$17 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Content Writer salaries

The national average salary for a Content Writer is US$48,683 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Content Writer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1408 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Content Writer employees.

The highest salary for a Content Writer in United States is US$78,486 per year.

The lowest salary for a Content Writer in United States is US$30,196 per year.