A Late-Career Technical Writer earns an average salary of C$74,695 per year.

C$53,117 - C$89,800
C$53K
C$75K
C$90K
MEDIAN: C$74,694
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C$24.83 - C$283.83
C$25
C$55
C$280
MEDIAN: C$55.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$53,117 - C$89,800  
   
Bonus
C$2,035  
Total Pay (?
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C$52,668 - C$125,273  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$100C$200C$300
Hourly Rate
C$24.83 - C$283.83  
   
Overtime
C$62.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$200KC$400KC$600K
Bonus
C$2,035  
   
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$52,668 - C$125,273  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$77,560

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Technical Writing
up arrow 10%


Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 7%

Adobe FrameMaker
up arrow 6%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 6%

Editing
up arrow 6%

XML
up arrow 5%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 4%

HTML
up arrow 3%

FrameMaker
0%

RoboHelp
0%

National Average
C$78,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%

Adobe RoboHelp
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 34%
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