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Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners Salary Information

The salary statistics of gaming and sports book writers and runners are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of gaming and sports book writers and runners within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The gaming and sports book writers and runners annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,350
25th Percentile Wage
$20,350
50th Percentile Wage
$24,030
75th Percentile Wage
$31,740
90th Percentile Wage
$43,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for gaming and sports book writers and runners. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) gaming and sports book writers and runners is $43,940. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $24,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,350. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 139% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of gaming and sports book writers and runners from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$24,030
5.95% 9.24%
2016
$22,600
-0.44% -
2015
$22,700
0.62% -
2014
$22,560
0.22% -
2013
$22,510
3.11% -
2012
$21,810
- -

Table 2. Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of gaming and sports book writers and runners in 6 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for gaming and sports book writers and runners occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $29,140. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $20,440).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$29,140
Accommodation and Food Services
$24,290
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$24,150
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$23,480
Health Care and Social Assistance
$22,950
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$20,440

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners by States

From the above tables we note that not only gaming and sports book writers and runners salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of gaming and sports book writers and runners in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,240 to $41,850. The highest paying state for gaming and sports book writers and runners is Delaware with a median annual salary of $41,850. The lowest paying state is North Carolina with a median annual salary of $18,240. For more salary information of gaming and sports book writers and runners profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Delaware
$41,850
California
$37,720
New Jersey
$34,710
Alaska
$33,690
Kentucky
$30,770
Ohio
$28,440
Alabama
$28,310
Indiana
$27,340
Washington
$26,670
Texas
$25,460
North Dakota
$25,430
New York
$24,770
Iowa
$24,300
Nevada
$23,960
Oregon
$23,670
South Dakota
$23,570
Michigan
$23,260
Maryland
$22,980
Florida
$22,570
Connecticut
$22,500
Arizona
$22,210
Pennsylvania
$22,090
Minnesota
$20,410
South Carolina
$20,350
Oklahoma
$20,300
Nebraska
$20,290
Louisiana
$19,220
New Mexico
$18,990
Montana
$18,950
Mississippi
$18,740
Idaho
$18,690
West Virginia
$18,500
North Carolina
$18,240



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