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How much does a Sports Writer make in Michigan?

Average Sports Writer Hourly Wage in Michigan

Sports Writers earn a median hourly wage of $11.30. Hourly wages typically start from $9.64 and go up to $18.20.

Average Sports Writer Yearly Salary in Michigan

Sports Writers earn a median salary of $23,500 per year. Salaries typically start from $20,040 and go up to $37,860.

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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 Michigan earn:

$18.20
an hour
$37,860
per year
Senior Sports Writer Earnings

Senior Sports Writers in Michigan earn:

$14.16
an hour
$29,450
per year
Experienced Sports Writer Earnings

Experienced Sports Writers in Michigan earn:

$11.30
an hour
$23,500
per year
Junior Sports Writer Earnings

Junior Sports Writers in Michigan earn:

$10.26
an hour
$21,340
per year
Starting Sports Writer Earnings

Starting Sports Writers in Michigan earn:

$9.64
an hour
$20,040
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 Michigan. Sports Writer salaries are in the bottom 95% of all careers in Michigan.

News Anchor Salary in Michigan $67k
Technical Writer Salary in Michigan $65k
Author Salary in Michigan $52k
Editor Salary in Michigan $49k
Journalist Salary in Michigan $34k
Proofreader Salary in Michigan $33k
Sports Writer Salary $29k

Historical salary for Sports Writers in Michigan

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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