In India, content writing is turning out to be a good job. If you are good at jotting down linkbait titles and headlines for content, then that could earn you some good money. Some jobs at Aptana may start from 22K for the freshers. And the seniors are going to pay around 70K or more. Depending on editing or the proofreading for content writing. It's hard to land your first job in India though.
Content writer in International website earn around 200$ per 1000 or more words. Depending on the site that is hiring you. If the content is legal and financial then the rate are increased upto 500$ or more per assignment. Most of the assignment costs are upto 1000$. If anyone is paying the money for ghost writer then the amount goes upto 20,000$. Banking, legal and healthcare industry require content writer and the starting salary for them is from 700$ onwards. Most of the international jobs can be acquired through freelancing sites like freelancer and guru.