Newspaper publishers

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Workforce

196k

2017 ACS Estimate

Average Employee Age

45.8

Estimated Job Growth

N/A%

10-Year Projection

Average Salary

$43,911

Average Male Salary

$50,836

Average Female Salary

$35,977

About

The top three occupations in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group are News analysts, reporters & correspondents, Editors, Doortodoor sales workers, news & street vendors, & related workers, Advertising sales agents, and Miscellaneous managers. On average, full-time employees in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group work 42.8 hours per week and have an average annual salary of $55,114. Part-time employees in the same industry work 19.3 hours and earn an average annual salary of $12,583.

The locations with the highest concentration of employees in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group are South Central Nebraska PUMA, NE, Wyomissing Borough PUMA, PA, and Buffalo City (East) PUMA, NY. The industry that purchases the most products or services from the Hospitals Industry Group is Newspaper publishers.

Workforce

A snapshot of jobs, wages, and opportunities in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group. News analysts, reporters & correspondents are the most common position, but the Newspaper publishers Industry Group employs a relatively high number of News analysts, reporters & correspondents, compared to other industries. 

The highest average salary in Newspaper publishers goes to Chief executives & legislators.

Occupations

Occupations by Share

196k

Workforce (ACS Estimate)

± 10.9k

-128%

1 Year Growth

± 8.69%

According to ACS estimates, the number of people employed in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group has been declining at a rate of -128%, , from 225k people in 2016 to 196k people in 2017.

The following graphic shows the share of employment in Newspaper publishers by various occupations according to ACS estimates. News analysts, reporters & correspondents represent the largest share of positions held in Newspaper publishers at 13.3%, followed by Editors with 10.7% and Doortodoor sales workers, news & street vendors, & related workers with 9.72%.

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Most Specialized

Compared to other Industry Groups, Newspaper publishers employs an unusually high number of News analysts, reporters & correspondents, Doortodoor sales workers, news & street vendors, & related workers, and Editors.

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Highest Paid

The highest paid occupations in Newspaper publishers, by average wage, are Chief executives & legislators, General & operations managers, and Computer & information systems managers.

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Wages

Average Salary

$43,911

AVERAGE WAGE

± $2,977

On average, employees in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group make $43,911 per year. This number makes Newspaper publishers the 178 highest paying Industry Group in the United States out of a total of 266 Industry Groups.

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Wage by Location

HIGHEST PAYING PUBLIC USE MICRODATA AREA

This map shows which public use microdata areas (PUMAs) pay the highest average salary to employees in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group.

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Wage Distribution

0.485

WAGE GINI

Newspaper publishers has a wage GINI of 0.485, which is more than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Newspaper publishers (shown in red) in comparison to the national average for those wage buckets (shown in gray).

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Opportunities

Spatial Concentration

This map shows the PUMAs in the United States that have revealed comparative advantage in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group.

These are locations that employ more people in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group than expected given both the size of that location's overall labor pool and the national size of the Newspaper publishers Industry Group.

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Diversity

Demographic information on the Newspaper publishers Industry Group in the US. Male employees tend to earn more than Female employees, with average respective salaries of $50,836 and $35,977. So too tend to earn more than other races and ethnicities in this industry.

Gender Composition

91.3k

FEMALE WORKFORCE

±7.42k

105k

MALE WORKFORCE

±7.94k

53.4% of workers in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group are Male, making them the more common gender in the workforce. This chart shows the gender breakdown of the Newspaper publishers Industry Group.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$50,836

AVERAGE MALE SALARY

±$4,817

$35,977

AVERAGE FEMALE SALARY

±$3,094

On average, Male workers in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group make 1.41 times more than their Female counterparts. This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group.

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Wage by Race & Ethnicity in Common Jobs

RACE OR ETHNICITY WITH THE HIGHEST AVERAGE SALARY

  1. Two or More Races

  2. Asian

  3. White

On average, Two or More Races employees in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group earn 1.23 times more than other races and ethnicities. This chart shows the race and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group.

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Input/Output

Estimates of the sources of the costs and the purchasers of the products in the Newspaper publishers Industry Group. Based on estimates from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, this section indicates the amount of money spent by a specific industry in other industries. Information has the highest single input, by dollars, to the Newspaper publishers Industry Group, and the largest industry purchasing services from the Newspaper publishers Industry Group is Information.

In this visualization, click on a category to expand or collapse it. All of the industries listed to the left are those places from which the highlighted industry has made purchases. They are the intermediate inputs to the highlighted industry. All those industries listed on the right side are those industries that have made purchases from the highlighted industry. They are the use of outputs of the highlighted industry. The visualizations below offer alternative ways to see and understand this data.

Industrial Flow

The closest comparable data for Newspaper publishers is from Information.

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Intermediate Inputs

The Newspaper publishers Industry Group gets the most input, by its share of the cost of all intermediate inputs, from the Information Industry. This visualization does not include labor and capital costs.

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Use of Output by Other Industries

The Information Industry purchases the greatest share of products and services from the Newspaper publishers Industry Group in order to produce other goods and services. Purchases of the Newspaper publishers Industry Group for final consumption by consumers, businesses, or government are not included here.

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Projections

Growth projections of the Newspaper publishers Industry Group, both by number of employees and output, from the Bureau of Labor and Statistics. The national workforce is projected to grow 8.13% in the next ten years. The Newspaper publishers Industry Group has a lower projected workforce growth at N/A%. Its projected 10-year growth in output (N/A%) is lower than the projected national growth in output (24.6%).

Job Growth

N/A%

ESTIMATED GROWTH

This line chart shows the projected 10-year growth in the number of jobs for the Newspaper publishers Industry Group.

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Output Growth

N/A%

ESTIMATED GROWTH

This line chart shows the projected 10-year growth in output of the Newspaper publishers Industry Group.

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