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Medical Writer Salary
in Los Angeles, California

$91,682 (USD)

Average Salary

$44/hr

Average Hourly

$2,732

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 27, 2020

The average pay for a Medical Writer is $91,682 a year and $44 an hour in Los Angeles, California, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Writer is between $65,102 and $113,509. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Writer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Los Angeles, California.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Researches, writes, and reviews clinical and statistical reports and study protocols.
  • Summarizes data from clinical studies.
  • Interfaces with and maintains communication with relevant departments and agencies.
Medical Writer Job Prevalence in Los Angeles, California, United States

Job family: Technical Writers

Job family population: 50,350

Estimated population of Medical Writer jobs: 41,540

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
$106,284
5 Year Change:
16 %
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About Los Angeles, California

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Description: Los Angeles ( (listen); Spanish: Los Ángeles; Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the most populous city in California; the second most populous city in the United States, after New York City; and the third-most populous city in North America, after Mexico City and New York City. With an estimated population of nearly four million people, Los Angeles is the cultural, financial, and commercial center of Southern California. The city is known for its Mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, Hollywood, the entertainment industry, and its sprawling metropolis...

Medical Writer Job Listings for Los Angeles, California

Technical Writer
Jan 9
Los Angeles, CA, USA
NuORDER, Inc.
Reporting into the VP of Product Management, and located in Los Angeles, the Sr Technical Writer is ... NuORDER offers a competitive salary and benefits package complete with medical, dental & vision ...
Technical Writer
Jan 24
Orange, United States
SIMPLIFIED IT SOLUTIONS Inc
Excellent Technical Writer - Immediate Hire • Must have experience working with InDesign ... Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K match, Tuition Reimbursement - provided by Dice
Technical Writer III
Jan 9
Norco, United States
VSolvit LLC
The Technical Writer will frequently examine functional specifications and translate them into ... We offer Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance, as well as 401K Retirement Plan options, Tuition ...
Junior Technical Writer - Visio Adobe Acrobat Pro Adobe InDesign Photoshop
Jan 8
Anaheim, United States
APN Software Services, Inc
Please contact Abdul on "510.623.5049" OR email me at "abdul@apninc.com" * 3 + years of experience as a Technical Writer with prior engineering background. * Bachelor s degree or equivalent in either ...
Senior Technical Writer 100% Remote
Jan 22
Irvine, CA, USA
I.T. Integrator
As Senior Technical Writer you will be generating relevant content for the web writing clear, concise, and human documentation for external developer audience. Achieving the desired effect of content ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Writer is $91,682 a year and $44 an hour in Los Angeles, California, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Writer is between $65,102 and $113,509. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Writer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Los Angeles, California.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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