The annual and hourly salary statistics of writers and authors in El Paso, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of writers and authors in El Paso is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$41,060|
|25th Percentile Wage||$44,190|
|50th Percentile Wage||$49,420|
|75th Percentile Wage||$67,630|
|90th Percentile Wage||$77,500|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for writers and authors in El Paso, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $77,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,060.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of writers and authors from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $49,420 in El Paso is in the middle of salary range for writers and authors in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of writers and authors in El Paso is 15.4 percent (15.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Fort Worth-Arlington and 51.5 percent (51.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lubbock.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Fort Worth-Arlington|| |
|Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown|| |
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington|| |
|Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos|| |
|College Station-Bryan|| |
|San Antonio-New Braunfels|| |
|El Paso|| |
|Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood|| |
|Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Corpus Christi|| |
|Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area|| |