How much does a Grants/Proposal Writer make in the United States? The average Grants/Proposal Writer salary in the United States is $71,124 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $63,734 and $79,896. 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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Grants/Proposal Writer develops resources, researches funding sources, and writes proposals to a variety of organizations. Prepares contract proposals in accordance with business goals and objectives, administers major contracts, documents. Being a Grants/Proposal Writer assists in monitoring proposal process, ensures funder's policies and legal requirements are followed. May negotiate contractual provisions with potential partners. Additionally, Grants/Proposal Writer requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Grants/Proposal Writer gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Grants/Proposal Writer typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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