A Late-Career Technical Writer earns an average salary of AU$99,159 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, HTML, Windows Operating System General Use, and Adobe Acrobat.

AU$78,409 - AU$126,779
AU$78K
AU$99K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$99,159
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50%
90%

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AU$49.06 - AU$78.62
AU$65
MEDIAN: AU$65.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Salary
AU$78,409 - AU$126,779  
   
Bonus
AU$6,500  
Total Pay (?
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AU$77,810 - AU$166,400  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$30AU$60AU$90
Hourly Rate
AU$65.00  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Bonus
AU$6,500  
   
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$77,810 - AU$166,400  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %
20 years or more
100%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Adobe Photoshop
▲32%

Microsoft Excel
▲32%

HTML
▲28%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲16%

Adobe Acrobat
▲15%

Microsoft Word
▲11%

National Average
AU$103,000

Microsoft Office
▼2%

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
dental benefits
None: 82%
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