New Jersey Writers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Writers in New Jersey

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Fast Facts for Writers in New Jersey

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Trenton and Newark
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Camden and Edison
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Newark and Edison

Salaries for Writers in New Jersey

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Camden and Trenton

Schools for Writers in New Jersey are listed below.

Selected Writing Schools in New Jersey

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More New Jersey Writing Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bloomfield College Bloomfield Bachelor 2,056
Caldwell College Caldwell Masters 2,306
Centenary College Hackettstown Masters 3,028
College of Saint Elizabeth Morristown Doctorate 2,044
Drew University Madison Doctorate & First Professional 2,630
Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham Madison Masters 3,463
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus Teaneck Doctorate 8,658
Felician College Lodi Masters 2,403
Georgian Court University Lakewood Masters 3,045
Kean University Union Doctorate 13,394
Monmouth University West Long Branch Masters 6,494
Montclair State University Montclair Doctorate 16,736
New Jersey City University Jersey City Masters 8,437
Princeton University Princeton Doctorate 7,261
Raritan Valley Community College North Branch Associate 6,629
Rider University Lawrenceville Masters 5,963
Rowan University Glassboro Doctorate 10,091
Rutgers University-Camden Camden Masters & First Professional 5,159
Rutgers University-New Brunswick New Brunswick Doctorate & First Professional 34,804
Rutgers University-Newark Newark Doctorate & First Professional 10,553
Seton Hall University South Orange Doctorate & First Professional 9,574
The College of New Jersey Ewing Masters 6,964
The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey Pomona Doctorate 7,355
William Paterson University of New Jersey Wayne Masters 10,443

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Writers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for New Jersey. 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

New Jersey

Trenton 150 $58260 2.1
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