How much does a Content Author make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Content Author in the United States is $23 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $20 and $27. Hourly rate 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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Phase2 Technology - Arlington , VA
This role ensures that business requirements, content authoring and workflow, and implementation decisions come together in a usable, useful system. This position reports to Phase2's Director ...
Latpro - Diversity Jobs - 24 days ago
Direct Line Global - Ashburn , VA
Experience with content authoring and LMS software systems is a must. * Must have experience with customizing and implementing off the shelf LMS system. Adobe Captivate Prim or Bridge experience ...
LinkedIn - 24 days ago
LeapPoint - Reston , VA
Customize AEM Web Console (UI) to boost content author experience * Work closely with clients, developers, system administrators, project managers, business analysts and end users to build a ...
LinkedIn - 30 days ago
TestPros, Inc. - Sterling , VA
Developers and electronic content authors on how to develop accessible websites, applications, eLearning courses, recorded and live video, electronic forms and documents; Acquisition professionals on ...
LinkedIn - 35 days ago
Critical Solutions - Ashburn , VA
SIEM Content Developer (w/ active TS) Location: Ashburn, VA Travel Required: No Potential for ... Author reports and/or interface with customers for ad-hoc requests when needed. * participate in ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 22 days ago
Develop custom content within the Splunk SIEM using advanced SPL language and data models) or other ... The analyst may also be required to author reports and/or interface with customers for ad-hoc ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 57 days ago
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