Writer Salaries in Canada

Salary estimated from 188 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: February 16, 2019
Average salary
$24.18 per hour
  • Most Reported
$10.15
$62.15
Salary Distribution

How much does a Writer make in Canada?

The average salary for a Writer is $24.18 per hour in Canada. Salary estimates are based on 188 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Writer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Writer is less than 1 year.
Writer salaries by company in Canada
CompanyAverage salary
$87.61 per hour
$48.62 per hour
$37.98 per hour
10 salaries
$35.00 per hour
7 salaries
$33.14 per hour
$30.20 per hour
6 salaries
$30.00 per hour
10 salaries
$28.10 per hour
$27.10 per hour
$25.93 per hour
Writer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$29.81 per hour
$24.23 per hour
$30.43 per hour
$43,269 per year

Writer job openings

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Toronto, ON
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Waterloo, ON
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Calgary, AB
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