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$40,566 - C$74,253
C$41K
C$52K
C$74K
MEDIAN: C$52,204
10%
50%
90%
C$16.99 - C$61.82
C$17
C$22
C$62
MEDIAN: C$21.87
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$102K
Salary C$40,566 - C$74,253
Bonus C$1,536
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$38,603 - C$102,578
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 43
Hourly Data C$0C$61
Hourly Rate C$16.99 - C$61.82
Overtime C$31.44
Annual Data C$0C$102K
Bonus C$1,536
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$38,603 - C$102,578
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Writer

Pay by Experience for a Technical Writer has a positive trend. An entry-level Technical Writer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$47,000 based on 34 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Technical Writer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$60,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Technical Writer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$73,000 based on 16 salaries. A Technical Writer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$76,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$51,973

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Late-Career
▲46%

Experienced
▲40%

Mid-Career
▲15%

National Average
C$52,000

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 26%
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