Writers & authors are most often employed by the Independent artists, writers, and performers industry. The average yearly wage for Writers & authors was $63,607 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Writers & authors by wage are Boilermakers, Other Sales Workers, and Private detectives & investigators.
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 LA City (East Central/Silver Lake, Echo Park & Westlake) PUMA, CA. 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 Park Slope, Carroll Gardens & Red Hook PUMA, NY.