Female mystery writers are not the only writers who get paid to write about women.
According to a new study, there are other writers who earn less than $100,000 to write a female-driven mystery.
Researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles, found that the salaries of female writers range from $60,000 for an original story to just $33,000, with the average being around $55,000.
In other words, female writers earn about $50,000 more than the median male writer, who makes just $30,000 per story.
“I think it’s very important that women are not being paid less than men, especially in a field where they’re doing so much more than men,” said Rebecca Erika Miller, the lead author of the study.
Miller and her colleagues at UC Los Angeles analyzed data from the 2015-2016 American Library Association (ALA) survey.
The ALA survey asks writers to rate their own writing and find out how well they write about people of different races, ethnicities, genders and sexual orientations.
The researchers found that of the nearly 10,000 female writers surveyed, just under 5 percent earned less than the national average.
The same authors found that about 9 percent earned more than that, while another 9 percent made less than that.
Miller said that the data in the ALA study was based on the stories of writers who were not employed full-time, so it may be underestimating the gap between the pay of women and men in fiction writing.
She said that it is important to take a close look at what women are doing as they write.
“When women are working on stories and they’re working on the pages of the book, they’re really writing for the readers, and they are really writing about people that are real people,” she said.
“And so we’re really working with a very real and very powerful language, and so I think we should really pay attention to it.”
For many women, writing is the first step to making money,” Miller said.
“The media is going to be very interested in the stories they hear about these women who are writing.” “
We also encourage writers to reach out to their agents and editors, and to the media,” Miller explained.
“The media is going to be very interested in the stories they hear about these women who are writing.”
The authors also encourage women to write for themselves.
“It’s a really exciting time for writers,” Miller told ABC News.
“I think we have to do more to make sure that women who write about the world of science and technology and the beauty and the wonder of human beings are not forgotten.”
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