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Grant Writer Salary
in Sycamore, Illinois

$74,919 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Grant Writer is $74,919 a year and $36 an hour in Sycamore, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Grant Writer is between $53,733 and $92,451. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Grant Writer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Sycamore, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Prepares and submits grant applications and proposals for the organization for existing or proposed projects that require unbudgeted funds.
  • Prepares grant applications including writing or amending program descriptions and compiling required data.
  • Typically requires a college degree and completion of training in grant writing.
Grant Writer Job Prevalence in Sycamore, Illinois, United States

Job family: Technical Writers

Job family population: 49,960

Estimated population of Grant Writer jobs: 804

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Sycamore, Illinois

Sycamore Cost of Living Score:

Description: Sycamore is a city in DeKalb County, Illinois, United States. It has a commercial district based and centered on Illinois Route 64. The population was 17,519 at the 2010 census, up from 12,020 in 2000. Sycamore is the county seat of DeKalb County and was named after the sycamore tree....

Grant Writer Job Listings for Sycamore, Illinois

Director of Corporate and Foundation Grants
Jun 24
Chicago, IL, USA
Documented successful track record in grant writing, with objective evidence of having secured grant funding at the six/seven figure level. * Comprehensive knowledge of fundraising research practices ...
Grant Program Manager (F/T), MFRE41148AA
Jun 2
Glen Ellyn, United States
College of DuPage
Provide consultative services, technical support, and training for faculty, administrators and staff to increase their success in grant proposal writing, and build their skills at grant management ...
Development & Community Engagement Specialist
Jun 10
Kenosha, WI, USA
Shalom Center
The Development and Community Engagement specialist shall support, write, research and administer grant writing efforts in partnership and collaboration with the Executive Director. A strategic and ...
Director of Philanthropy
Apr 25
Naperville, IL, USA
Proven success in writing, editing and managing grants and grant-supported projects. Extensive ability to develop strong relationships and build valued and trusted partnerships with leaders across ...
Creative Writer
Jun 18
Rockford, IL, USA
Fire Dept. Coffee
We are seeking a Creative Writer to become an integral part of our team! You will also have the opportunity to learn shipping as necessary. Responsibilities: * Creative writing as requested * May ...
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