Arizona Writers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Writers in Arizona

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Fast Facts for Writers in Arizona

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Phoenix
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Tucson
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Phoenix

Salaries for Writers in Arizona

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Phoenix

Schools for Writers in Arizona are listed below.

Selected Writing Schools in Arizona

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More Arizona Writing Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Arizona State University Tempe Doctorate & First Professional 51,481
Arizona Western College Yuma Associate 6,953
Cochise College Douglas Associate 4,133
Eastern Arizona College Thatcher Associate 5,314
Mesa Community College Mesa Associate 24,470
Mohave Community College Kingman Associate 5,879
Northern Arizona University Flagstaff Doctorate 21,347
Phoenix College Phoenix Associate 11,097
Prescott College Prescott Doctorate 1,007
University of Arizona Tucson Doctorate 37,217

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Writers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Arizona. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Writers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Phoenix 560 $46180 0.94
Mesa 560 $46180 0.94
Scottsdale 560 $46180 0.94
Tucson 80 $48430 0.69
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