A Late-Career Technical Writer earns an average salary of C$74,257 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Adobe Photoshop and Technical Writing.

C$53,561 - C$90,855
C$54K
C$73K
C$91K
MEDIAN: C$72,740
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C$25.00 - C$182.50
C$25
C$55
C$180
MEDIAN: C$55.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$53,561 - C$90,855  
   
Bonus
C$2,000  
Total Pay (?
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C$53,112 - C$131,137  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$70C$140C$210
Hourly Rate
C$25.00 - C$182.50  
   
Overtime
C$62.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$140KC$280KC$420K
Bonus
C$2,000  
   
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$53,112 - C$131,137  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$75,786

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Adobe Photoshop
▲13%

Technical Writing
▲12%


Adobe FrameMaker
▲10%


XML
▲8%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲8%

Editing
▲8%

HTML
▲7%

Microsoft Word
▲7%

▲2%

RoboHelp
▲2%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%

National Average
C$76,000

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼3%

Adobe RoboHelp
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 41%
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