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Author salary in United States

How much does an Author make in the United States?

Average base salary

$23.32

The average salary for a author is $23.32 per hour in the United States. 252 salaries reported, updated at May 20, 2022.

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Top companies for Authors in United States

  1. Pluralsight
    4.0star
    25 reviews6 salaries reported
    $34.68per hour
  2. $32.17per hour
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Highest paying cities for Authors in United States

  1. New York, NY
    $27.02 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $25.27 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  3. Brooklyn, NY
    $24.30 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $23.78 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  2. Tampa, FL
    $23.14 per hour
    9 salaries reported
  3. Las Vegas, NV
    $22.93 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. San Antonio, TX
    $22.66 per hour
    11 salaries reported
  2. Orlando, FL
    $22.65 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Jacksonville, FL
    $22.37 per hour
    7 salaries reported
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 76 ratings

46% of Authors in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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