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Policy Writer Salary
in New York, United States

$35,692 (USD)

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Last updated: March 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Policy Writer is $35,692 a year and $17 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Policy Writer is between $27,341 and $42,519. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Policy Writer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates typewriter or computer to type and revise documents: compiles material to be typed.
  • Reads instructions accompanying material, or follows verbal instructions from supervisor or person requesting document, to determine format desired, number of copies needed, priority, and other requirements.
  • Types and revises material such as correspondence, reports, statistical tables, addresses, and forms, from rough draft, corrected copy, recorded voice dictation, or previous version displayed on screen, using typewriter or computer and word processing software.
  • May verify totals on report forms, requisitions, or bills.
  • May operate duplicating machine to reproduce copy.
  • May be designated according to material typed, as address-change clerk; endorsement clerk; policy writer; record clerk; statistical typist.
  • May be designated: application-register clerk; filing writer; master-sheet clerk; mortgage-papers-assignment-and-assembly clerk; stencil cutter; tabular typist; title clerk, automobile.
Policy Writer Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Word Processors and Typists

Job family population: 65,200

Estimated population of Policy Writer jobs: 7,315

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Policy Writer Job Listings for New York, United States

Human Resources Generalist
Mar 23
Livingston, NJ, USA
... Policy writing skills LMS system and Litmas a plus
Senior Policy Analyst
Feb 21
New York, NY, USA
Research and write in-depth reports as well as policy briefs and other documents on politics and democracy issues, including voting trends, electoral strategies, money in politics, and more
Policy Research Lead
Mar 8
New York, NY, USA
Jain Family Institute
The ideal candidate has expertise in policy and economics and is conversant in contemporary policy debates and experienced writing white papers. Candidates currently working towards master's or ...
Director, Quality Assurance - Policy & Procedure
Feb 16
New York, NY, USA
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.
In addition, manage the development and implementation of all corporate QA and R&D policy/procedure training as well as the technical writing associated with any document changes or new policies and ...
International Policy Analyst
Mar 4
New York, NY, USA
Claims Conference
We are looking for a strategic International Policy Analyst to work closely with the Director of ... Excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to articulate the WJRO mission in ...
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