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How much does a Sports Writer make in Maryland?

Average Sports Writer Hourly Wage in Maryland

Sports Writers earn a median hourly wage of $11.05. Hourly wages typically start from $8.05 and go up to $16.92.

Average Sports Writer Yearly Salary in Maryland

Sports Writers earn a median salary of $22,980 per year. Salaries typically start from $16,750 and go up to $35,200.

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How to Become a Sports Writer

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wilmington University | New Castle, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
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Sports Writer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sports Writer Earnings

The highest earning Sports Writers in Maryland earn:

$16.92
an hour
$35,200
per year
Senior Sports Writer Earnings

Senior Sports Writers in Maryland earn:

$14.24
an hour
$29,630
per year
Experienced Sports Writer Earnings

Experienced Sports Writers in Maryland earn:

$11.05
an hour
$22,980
per year
Junior Sports Writer Earnings

Junior Sports Writers in Maryland earn:

$8.87
an hour
$18,440
per year
Starting Sports Writer Earnings

Starting Sports Writers in Maryland earn:

$8.05
an hour
$16,750
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sports Writer salary comparison

Sports Writers earn less than 100% percent of Journalism & Writing careers in Maryland. Sports Writer salaries are in the bottom 84% of all careers in Maryland.

Technical Writer Salary in Maryland $79k
Author Salary in Maryland $71k
News Anchor Salary in Maryland $60k
Editor Salary in Maryland $58k
Journalist Salary in Maryland $47k
Proofreader Salary in Maryland $40k
Sports Writer Salary $22k

Historical salary for Sports Writers in Maryland

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Sports Writer

Interested in becoming a Sports Writer? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good sports writer? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wilmington University | New Castle, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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