An Experienced Technical Writer earns an average salary of AU$86,916 per year.

AU$65,037 - AU$114,739
AU$65K
AU$87K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$86,916
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AU$29.80 - AU$95.58
AU$30
AU$63
AU$96
MEDIAN: AU$62.51
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$65,037 - AU$114,739  
   
Bonus
AU$7,500  
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$66,246 - AU$146,086  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$32AU$64AU$96
Hourly Rate
AU$29.80 - AU$95.58  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$70KAU$140KAU$210K
Bonus
AU$7,500  
   
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$66,246 - AU$146,086  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %
082
10-19 years
82%
20 years or more
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

National Average
AU$98,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 6%

HTML
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 10%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 10%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 11%

FrameMaker
up arrow 13%

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 92%
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