How much does a Speech Writer make in Chicago, IL? The average Speech Writer salary in Chicago, IL is $151,581 as of January 26, 2023, but the range typically falls between $124,176 and $193,953. 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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Speech Writer develops and writes speeches, briefings, and other communications for executives. Translates the ideas, objectives, corporate position, and management philosophy into messaging that relates to the topic, speaker, and intended audience. Being a Speech Writer may compose editorials, press releases or articles representing management. May assist executive with speech delivery preparations. Additionally, Speech Writer requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Speech Writer work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Speech Writer typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)... View full job description

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