How much does a Medical Writer II make in the United States? The average Medical Writer II salary in the United States is $71,345 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $62,645 and $79,755. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Medical Writer II

Medical Writer II researches, composes and edits clinical/statistical reports and study protocols. Summarizes data from clinical studies for submission to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Being a Medical Writer II conducts comprehensive literature searches, documents clinical study results and product use, and ensures that all deliverables are in accordance with regulations, standards, and guidelines. May require a bachelor's/master's degree. Additionally, Medical Writer II typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Medical Writer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Skills associated with Medical Writer II: Scientific Study Reports, Proofreading, Clinical Study Reports, Medical Terminology ...More

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