How much does a Digital Content Writer I make in Chicago, IL? The average Digital Content Writer I salary in Chicago, IL is $49,520 as of July 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $47,391 and $53,421. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Digital Content Writer I

Digital Content Writer I writes, edits, proofreads, and copyedits content for various channels including online platforms and print publications. Researches, validates, and develops clear and compelling content that adheres to required branding and style guidelines. Being a Digital Content Writer I incorporates search engine optimization best practices in all materials produced. Ensures that all grammar, spelling, flow, tone, and style are appropriate for the writing project. Additionally, Digital Content Writer I utilizes content management tools to prepare materials. Requires a bachelor's degree in english, communication, journalism or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. The Digital Content Writer I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Digital Content Writer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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