Careers for Writers

There are many paths to a writing career that you may not have thought of. The following list is a collection of jobs that involve writing everyday.

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1. Copywriter

Copywriter

Copywriter

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$46k
Growth
+7.6%
Satisfaction
3.2 / 5

A copywriter is someone who works with words on a daily basis, and is an expert at adapting their writing talent to meet their client's needs.

2. Television Writer

Television Writer

Television Writer

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$72k
Growth
+7.6%
Satisfaction
4.0 / 5

A television writer is a skilled writer responsible for the developing, writing, and revision of scripts so that they are ready for the silver screen.

3. Technical Writer

Technical Writer

Technical Writer

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Avg Wage
$54k
Growth
+10.9%
Satisfaction
2.8 / 5

A technical writer is someone who transforms complex and technically difficult written material into clear and concise documentation that will be read by target audiences.

4. Author

Author

Author

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Avg Wage
$34k
Growth
+7.6%
Satisfaction
4.1 / 5

An author is someone who loves to think creatively, loves language, and loves the art of writing.

5. Content Manager

Content Manager

Content Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$50k
Growth
??
Satisfaction
3.3 / 5

A content manager is someone who oversees the content presented on websites and blogs, and may also be responsible for creating, editing, posting, updating, and occasionally cleaning up outdated content.

6. Proofreader

Proofreader

Proofreader

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$40k
Growth
+1.4%
Satisfaction
3.2 / 5

A proofreader is a valuable asset in the publishing world.

7. Sports Writer

Sports Writer

Sports Writer

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$58k
Growth
+3.4%
Satisfaction
3.6 / 5

A sports writer is someone who delivers engaging and informative news on sports to readers of blogs, websites, newspapers, or magazines.

8. Editor

Editor

Editor

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$39k
Growth
-1.4%
Satisfaction
3.4 / 5

An editor is someone who is a critical reader, and a lover of words.

9. Journalist

Journalist

Journalist

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$36k
Growth
-10.1%
Satisfaction
3.5 / 5

A journalist is someone who investigates, collects and presents information as a news story.