Medical Writer II Salary in the United States

How much does a Medical Writer II make in the United States? The average Medical Writer II salary in the United States is $67,174 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $58,984 and $75,094. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Medical Writer II is responsible for researching, writing, and editing clinical/statistical reports and study protocols: summarizes data from clinical studies for submission to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). May require a bachelor's/master's degree. Being a Medical Writer II typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Medical Writer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Medical Writer I


  2. This Job:

    Medical Writer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Medical Writer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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