How much does a Creative Writer make in the United States? The average Creative Writer salary in the United States is $51,593 as of June 28, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $44,494 and $58,426. 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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25% $44,494 10% $38,030 90% $64,646 75% $58,426 $51,593 50%(Median)
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Technical Writer

Creative Global Consulting - Alexandria, VA

Senior Technical Writer

ECS Federal, LLC - Fairfax County, VA

Content Writer (part time)

insightsoftware - McLean, VA


Swtch - Merrifield, VA

What is a Creative Writer ?

Creative Writer is a word processor released by Microsoft Kids in 1993. Using this program, which is specifically targeted at children, it is possible to create documents such as letters, posters, flyers and stories complete with different fonts, Clip art, WordArt and effects. The interface and environment is especially targeted towards children and is set in Imaginopolis with the main helper being a character known as McZee. A sequel, Creative Writer 2, was released in 1996. Both are now discontinued, but can still be acquired from online stores and auction websites such as eBay. The origina...

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Job Openings for Creative Writer
Cellebrite - Vienna , VA
The Sr. Content Writer will be instrumental in shaping Cellebrite's brand voice by creating ... This position will report to the VP of Global Brand, Creative & Content while being strongly ...
LinkedIn - 18 days ago
Biller Genie - Richmond , VA
Our rapidly expanding fintech startup is looking for a creative thinker with excellent writing and research skills. As a member of the marketing team, the copywriter will write and edit copy for a ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago, Inc - Reston , VA
We constantly measure the impact of our content and take a creative and analytical lens to drive brand awareness and ACV. About you You are a content SEO superstar, a natural storyteller and writer ... - 16 days ago
An undergraduate university degree in design, development, communications, creative writing or other liberal arts field * At least 1-2 years of experience as a frontline UI Designer, CopyWriter or ...
LinkedIn - 11 days ago
We excel at demonstrating the economic, clinical, and societal value of creative medical treatments ... Equal parts strong manager plus skilled writer * Skilled in understanding government and industry ...
LinkedIn - 11 days ago
BCforward - Virginia Beach , VA
Assists in developing creative writing solutions that provide a consistent message about our company and products. Writes, edits, and reviews content for traditionally printed programs (marketing ...
Monster - 35 days ago

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