Writers & authors are most often employed by the Independent artists, writers, and performers industry. The average yearly wage for Writers & authors was $62,070 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Writers & authors by wage are Paramedics, Title examiners, abstractors, and searchers, and Other healthcare practitioners & technical Occupations.
Writers & authors are part of the Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media occupations, along with Artists & related workers, Commercial and industrial designers, Fashion designers, Floral designers, Graphic designers, and 25 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Writers & authors are LA City (Central/Pacific Palisades) PUMA, CA, LA City (East Central/Hollywood) PUMA, CA, and Seattle City (Northwest) PUMA, WA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Writers & authors are LA City (Central/Pacific Palisades) PUMA, CA, LA City (East Central/Hollywood) PUMA, CA, and Tompkins County PUMA, NY.