Demographic information on Writers & authors in the US. The average age of male Writers & authors in the workforce is 44 and of female Writers & authors is 41.7, and the most common race/ethnicity for Writers & authors is White.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Writers & authors from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Writers & authors need many skills, but most especially Writing, Reading Comprehension, and Active Listening. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Writers & authors need more than the average amount of Writing, Persuasion, and Reading Comprehension.
Projections on wages and job growth for Writers & authors from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 7.4%, but Writers & authors are expected to see a growth of 7.6% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow faster than the national average.