A Technical Writer in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average salary of AU$86,803 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$58,958 - AU$99,702
AU$59K
AU$87K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$87,384
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AU$58,958 - AU$99,702  
   
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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$53,522 - AU$99,047  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
43%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲3%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
AU$86,000

Entry-Level
▼25%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲2%

Adobe Acrobat
▲2%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲2%

National Average
AU$86,000

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
43%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 92%
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