Digital Content Writer I Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

How much does a Digital Content Writer I make in Washington, DC? The average Digital Content Writer I salary in Washington, DC is $54,446 as of January 26, 2023, but the range typically falls between $52,109 and $58,743. 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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Job Description

Writes, edits, proofreads, and copyedits content for various channels including online platforms and print publications. Researches, validates, and develops clear and compelling content that adheres to required branding and style guidelines. Incorporates search engine optimization best practices in all materials produced. Ensures that all grammar, spelling, flow, tone, and style are appropriate for the writing project. Utilizes content management tools to prepare materials. Requires a bachelor's degree in english, communication, journalism or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. Work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Digital Content Writer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Digital Content Writer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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