The average pay for a Mid-Career Technical Writer is AU$80,071 per year.

AU$59,180 - AU$102,571
AU$59K
AU$80K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$80,071
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50%
90%

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AU$50.00 - AU$71.22
AU$60
MEDIAN: AU$60.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$59,180 - AU$102,571  
   
Bonus
AU$6,780  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$56,000 - AU$126,096  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$60.00  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$6,780  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$56,000 - AU$126,096  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$83,376

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
5-9 years
64%
10-19 years
36%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

National Average
AU$83,000

Adobe Photoshop
▼2%

Microsoft Word
▼4%

HTML
▼4%

Microsoft Excel
▼5%

Technical Writing
▼6%


RoboHelp
▼10%

Adobe Acrobat
▼11%

FrameMaker
▼13%

Adobe FrameMaker
▼14%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼22%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 96%