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Writers and Authors Salary Information in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of writers and authors in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of writers and authors in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Writers and Authors in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,880
25th Percentile Wage
$49,600
50th Percentile Wage
$55,770
75th Percentile Wage
$64,970
90th Percentile Wage
$91,220

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for writers and authors in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $91,220. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,770. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of writers and authors from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$55,770
5.06% 43.03%
2014
$52,950
3.21% -
2013
$51,250
38.01% -
2012
$31,770
- -

Table 3. Compare Writers and Authors Salary in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area with Other Minnesota Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $55,770, Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for writers and authors in state of Minnesota, followed by St Cloud (median annual salary $55,410). In comparison, the median annual salary of writers and authors in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area is .6 percent (.6%) higher than that in St Cloud.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$55,770
St Cloud
$55,410
Rochester
$47,230
Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$36,440
Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$19,930



See also: Top paying jobs in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota.