An Experienced Senior Technical Writer earns an average salary of C$76,338 per year.

C$59,629 - C$95,251
C$60K
C$76K
C$95K
MEDIAN: C$76,338
10%
50%
90%

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C$31.47 - C$66.06
C$43
MEDIAN: C$42.50
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$59,629 - C$95,251  
   
Bonus
C$636 - C$7,047  
Profit Sharing
C$6,000  
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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C$59,411 - C$101,277  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 55
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$25C$50C$75
Hourly Rate
C$42.50  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$636 - C$7,047  
   
Profit Sharing
C$6,000  
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).
)
C$59,411 - C$101,277  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$79,328

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Key Stats for Senior Technical Writer

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
10-19 years
76%
20 years or more
24%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Senior Technical Writer Salaries

DITA
▲7%

Adobe RoboHelp
▲6%


National Average
C$79,000

XML
▼5%

Adobe FrameMaker
▼5%

RoboHelp
▼9%

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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