Writers and Authors Salary Information in Nevada

The average annual and hourly salaries for writers and authors in the state of Nevada are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of writers and authors amongst Nevada areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Writers and Authors in Nevada

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,010
25th Percentile Wage
$41,010
50th Percentile Wage
$48,560
75th Percentile Wage
$61,340
90th Percentile Wage
$80,730

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for writers and authors in Nevada in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $80,730. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,010.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.82
25th Percentile Wage
$19.71
50th Percentile Wage
$23.35
75th Percentile Wage
$29.49
90th Percentile Wage
$38.81

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for writers and authors in Nevada in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $38.81. The median hourly salary is $23.35. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.82.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of writers and authors from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth1-Year Growth
201648,5603.81%3.81%
201546,710--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Writers and Authors in Nevada Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of writers and authors in some Nevada cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of writers and authors in state of Nevada ranges from $46,870 to $56,820. The highest paying area for writers and authors in Nevada is Reno-Sparks with a median annual salary of $56,820. The lowest paying area is Las Vegas-Paradise with a median annual salary of $46,870.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Reno-Sparks
$56,820
Las Vegas-Paradise
$46,870



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