Writers and Authors Salary in Sector of Real Estate and Rental and Leasing

The salary statistics of writers and authors in the industry sector of real estate and rental and leasing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare writers and authors salaries in different industries within the real estate and rental and leasing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Writers and Authors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,960
25th Percentile Wage
$44,750
50th Percentile Wage
$59,800
75th Percentile Wage
$81,230
90th Percentile Wage
$103,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for writers and authors in the industry sector of real estate and rental and leasing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) writers and authors is $103,230. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid writers and authors is $33,960.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of writers and authors in the industry sector of real estate and rental and leasing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$59,800
1.76% 20.35%
2016
$58,750
3.76% -
2015
$56,540
13.53% -
2014
$48,890
2.58% -
2012
$47,630
- -

Compare Writers and Authors Salary in Different Industries within the Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Sector

The average salaries of writers and authors in four industries in the real estate and rental and leasing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for writers and authors occupations is the lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets (except copyrighted works) industry with an annual salary $56,590. The lowest paying industry is the offices of real estate agents and brokers industry (annual salary $24,610). For detailed writers and authors salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works)
$56,590
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works)
$56,590
Real Estate
$55,840
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers
$24,610

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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