Digital Content Writer III Salary in Chicago, Illinois

How much does a Digital Content Writer III make in Chicago, IL? The average Digital Content Writer III salary in Chicago, IL is $83,921 as of August 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $77,359 and $92,365. 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 generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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77359
92365
83921

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80397
96648
88598
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Digital Content Writer III in Chicago, IL. The base salary for Digital Content Writer III ranges from $77,359 to $92,365 with the average base salary of $83,921. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $80,397 to $96,648 with the average total cash compensation of $88,598.
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  1. Down a level:

    Digital Content Writer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Digital Content Writer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Digital Content Writer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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