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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Writers and Authors

Annual Earnings
National 44,690 1.0 $61,240Explore the national job market for Writers and Authors

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Writers and Authors ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
LA Metro Area 2.9
DC Metro Area 2.6
NYC Metro Area 2.3
Salt Lake City, UT 2.0
SF Metro Area 1.9
Metro Area Median Earnings
DC Metro Area $85,230
LA Metro Area $75,200
NYC Metro Area $72,650
Denver, CO $71,030
Portland, OR $68,940

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Provo-Orem, UT 2.4
Madison, WI 1.7
New Haven, CT 1.4
Dayton, OH 1.4
Spokane, WA 1.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
Winston-Salem, NC $81,830
Dayton, OH $70,640
New Haven, CT $68,580
Bridgeport, CT $66,840
Durham, NC $61,770

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Trenton, NJ 2.1
Burlington, VT 2.0
Fargo, ND 1.8
Boulder, CO 1.8
Lincoln, NE 1.7
Metro Area Median Earnings
Anchorage, AK $77,630
Norwich, CT $76,850
Huntsville, AL $71,420
Santa Cruz, CA $69,540
Champaign, IL $64,480

National - Job Listings

Sierra Nevada Corporation - Herndon,VA
Are you passionate about creating clear documentation for highly complex systems? We may have the Tech Writer position you've been seeking! As a Tech ... Full Description

SAIC Corporation - Arlington,VA
Description SAIC is seeking a Technical Writer/Editor with technical domain experience to work with the Department of Defense, Deputy Director Resear... Full Description

Transportation Security Administration - Herndon,VA
Overview Accepting applications Open & closing dates 02/18/2021 to 03/01/2021 Service Excepted Pay scale & grade SV J Salary ...... Full Description

SAIC Corporation - Bethesda,MD
Description SAIC is seeking a junior reports writers to provide direct support to NMEC Operations. This position will support the Reporting, Producti... Full Description

PRI Global - Arlington,VA
Author internal engineering-facing documentation independently or in collaboration with Product Owners, Architects or EngineersCreate User Guides and ... Full Description

Advantage Resourcing - Reston,VA
The Technical Writer position is temporarily remote; however candidate should be able to work out of the location in Reston, VA 20190 once restriction... Full Description

Enquizit - Mc Lean,VA
Technical Proposal WriterEnquizit Inc, Enquizit combines the power of technology, the creative energy of our team and worthwhile missions of our clien... Full Description

ACS Solutions - Sterling,VA
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Information Sciences Consulting - Manassas,VA
Information Sciences Consulting, Inc. (ISCI), a VA Certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned company, has an exciting opportunity for a Technical Write... Full Description

Institute For Justice - Arlington,VA
The Institute for Justice seeks an experienced writer to join our growing fundraising team as they work to raise the Institute s $30 million budget an... Full Description

Job Openings

Sierra Nevada Corporation - Herndon,VA
SAIC Corporation - Arlington,VA
Transportation Security Administration - Herndon,VA
SAIC Corporation - Bethesda,MD
PRI Global - Arlington,VA
Advantage Resourcing - Reston,VA