Writer Salaries in South Africa

Salary estimated from 76 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: 12 September 2020
Average salary
R 15 514 per month
  • Most Reported
R 2 900
R 39 000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Writer make in South Africa?

The average salary for a Writer is R 15 514 per month in South Africa. Salary estimates are based on 76 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Writer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Writer is less than 1 year.
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Writer salaries by company in South Africa
CompanyAverage salary
R 45 000 per month
R 28 812 per month
R 25 981 per month
R 25 000 per month
R 20 342 per month
R 20 672 per month
22 salaries
R 17 584 per month
R 18 178 per month
R 15 000 per month
R 15 000 per month
Writer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
R 18 314 per month
R 14 061 per month
R 11 638 per month
R 27 908 per month
R 19 170 per month

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