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Avg US Salary
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Growth
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Rating
129k
Employment
Cert. Associates
Education

Author Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 43,500 Authors in the United States. The Author job market is expected to grow by 3% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in California, New York, and Texas, and as a percentage of the population District of Columbia and New York have the most Authors representing 1.85 in 1000 and 0.762 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

There are several types of Author. Consider learning more about: Television Writer Jobs, Copywriter Jobs.

How to Become an Author

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    A certificate or associates degree is required to be an Author. An english literature degree is preferred.

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Author Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
Document Author Synergy Consulting Group, Inc. Cincinnati, OH, USA Job Details
Program Manager, Author Experience Amazon Seattle, WA, USA Job Details
Culinary Assistant Needed For Busy Kitchen Of Entrepreneur/Tv Chef /Cookbook Author Devin Alexander, Inc Manhattan Beach, CA, USA Job Details
Software Developer- Author Toolset American National Insurance Company Glenmont, NY, USA Job Details
Certification Engineer (Certification Related Document Author) Belcan Corporation Moses Lake, WA, USA Job Details
Technical Program Manager, Amazon Author Team Amazon Seattle, WA, USA Job Details
Faculty/Course Author: Health Information Management Herzing University Menomonee Falls, WI, USA Job Details
Scientific Editor, Author Services - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity Springer - Entertainment and Media Industry New York, NY, USA Job Details
Media Author 3 Compucom Redmond, WA, USA Job Details
Content Manager / Author Filter Digital Seattle, WA, USA Job Details
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Demand for Authors

The Author industry is concentrated in California, New York and Texas.

Total Per Capita

Author Jobs by State

How to Become an Author

Interested in becoming an author? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good author? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A certificate or associates degree is required to be an Author. An english literature degree is preferred.

  3. Get Hired

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    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.