The average pay for a Technical Writer with Microsoft Excel skills is C$53,255 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$40,155 - C$77,760
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C$53K
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MEDIAN: C$53,255
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C$16.00 - C$60.00
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MEDIAN: C$20.35
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$29KC$58KC$87K
Salary
C$40,155 - C$77,760  
   
Bonus
C$1,965  
Total Pay (?
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C$38,767 - C$84,895  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 42
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
C$16.00 - C$60.00  
   
Overtime
C$30.02  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$1,965  
   
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$38,767 - C$84,895  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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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$52,949

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
3%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Late-Career
▲44%

Experienced
▲37%

Mid-Career
▲13%

National Average
C$53,000

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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