How much does a Ghost Writer make in the United States? The average Ghost Writer salary in the United States is $38,201 as of February 26, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $30,643 and $50,387. 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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What is a Ghost Writer ?

A ghostwriter is a person who writes under someone else's name with their consent. Celebrities often employ ghostwriters to produce autobiographies. Ghost Writer or Ghostwriter may also refer to:...

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Ghost Writer in the United States. The base salary for Ghost Writer ranges from $30,643 to $50,387 with the average base salary of $38,201. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $30,852 to $50,657 with the average total cash compensation of $38,436.

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