Code: 27-3043.00

Also known as: Advertising Associate, Advertising Copy Writer, Advertising Writer, Communications Specialist, Copy Writer, Copywriter, Freelance Copywriter, Web Content Writer

Description: Writers and Authors are use words as the main tool in their art. They develop content for books, magazines, stage plays, movies, television, songs, advertisements and online publications. Educational requirements vary by position. A full-time Writer, employed at a magazine or trade journal, may be required to have a Bachelor's degree or relevant experience. However, an Author's main tool is a creative mind, a compelling narrative and excellent writing skills.


Typical wages

10% $35,880
25% $49,310
Median $67,120
75% $94,090
90% $133,460
10% $17.25
25% $23.7
Median $32.27
75% $45.24
90% $64.17

Projected employment

Estimated Employment
(2019 year)
Projected Employment
(2029 year)
Percent Change +0 %
Projected Annual Job Openings 11,600