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Writers and Authors


Prepare original written material, like books or articles.

Writers and Authors prepare written materials, including books, stories, advertisements, or scripts.

Wages $30.19 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Good
Education & Training Bachelor's degree is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
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Career Pathways Journalism and Broadcasting
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