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

The annual and hourly salary statistics of writers and authors in Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of writers and authors in Southwest 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 Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,620
25th Percentile Wage
$17,890
50th Percentile Wage
$19,930
75th Percentile Wage
$22,270
90th Percentile Wage
$23,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for writers and authors in Southwest 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 $23,760. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $19,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,620.

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $19,930, Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for writers and authors in state of Minnesota, following city of Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $55,770). Compared with the highest paying city Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of writers and authors in Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area is 64.3 percent (64.3%) lower.

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 Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota.