2010 Average Salaries for Writers and Editors

See Also: Can You Make Money Writing Novels? This is a list of the average salaries for a number of writing and editing professions. The figures represent typical scales for a mid-sized metropolitan area in the United States. Larger markets tend to pay more and smaller markets tend to pay less. Remember that these are typical salaries for people who are employed by other companies. There is a much greater income variation among people who freelance or own their own businesses. Note: These figures were compiled using a variety of sources including salary information at indeed.com, salary.com, stc.org. Acquisitions Editor: … Continue reading 2010 Average Salaries for Writers and Editors