A Technical Writer with Adobe InDesign skills earns an average salary of C$54,629 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$39,453 - C$78,931
C$39K
C$55K
C$79K
MEDIAN: C$54,629
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50%
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C$15.03 - C$31.66
C$15
C$20
C$32
MEDIAN: C$20.10
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$39,453 - C$78,931  
   
Bonus
C$3,000  
Profit Sharing
C$6,360  
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$39,237 - C$79,493  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$15C$30C$45
Hourly Rate
C$15.03 - C$31.66  
   
Overtime
C$28.46  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$30KC$60KC$90K
Bonus
C$3,000  
   
Profit Sharing
C$6,360  
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$39,237 - C$79,493  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
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1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
4%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
C$52,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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