A Technical Writer with Adobe FrameMaker skills earns an average salary of C$62,494 per year.

C$44,062 - C$84,731
C$44K
C$62K
C$85K
MEDIAN: C$62,494
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90%

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C$17.51 - C$62.19
C$18
C$40
C$62
MEDIAN: C$40.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$31KC$62KC$93K
Salary
C$44,062 - C$84,731  
   
Bonus
C$1,030 - C$7,272  
Total Pay (?
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C$42,779 - C$91,536  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 81
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$21C$42C$63
Hourly Rate
C$17.51 - C$62.19  
   
Overtime
C$27.56  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$1,030 - C$7,272  
   
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$42,779 - C$91,536  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Writer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$63,146

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Late-Career
▲33%

▲22%

National Average
C$63,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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