Average Annual Salary (2015): $60,250
Projected Job Growth (2014-2024): 2% (writers and authors)
So why should you become an author?
1. John Green’s “The Fault in Our Stars” earned a $9 million yearly pay check.
2. Veronica Roth, the author of the trilogy “Divergent,” was paid a total of $17 million from print and e-book sales.
3. J.K. Rowling was ranked 3rd on Forbes’ list of the highest-paid authors earning a net worth of $19 million.
4. The highest-paid author was James Patterson, earning $95 million before tax.
An editor is a person who corrects and make changes to texts or films before they are printed, and shown; as well as determines the the final content. They can also be a person who is in charge of a newspaper, and magazines. Editors are responsible for all of its reports.