Technical Writer Salary (India)

The average pay for a Technical Writer is Rs 368,731 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. Experience strongly influences income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are XML, Adobe Illustrator, FrameMaker, SnagIT, and Adobe Acrobat.
Technical Writer Salary (?
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Rs 174,908 - Rs 708,237
(Median)
170K
240K
370K
530K
710K
MEDIAN: Rs 368,730
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Technical Writer Salary (?
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Rs 51.06 - Rs 2,447
(Median)
500
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MEDIAN: Rs 275.00
75%
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National Salary Data

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Rs 0Rs 250KRs 500KRs 750K
Salary
Rs 174,908 - Rs 708,237  
   
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 68,992  
Profit Sharing
Rs 2,061 - Rs 100,334  
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).
)
Rs 176,789 - Rs 726,549  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,427
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 900Rs 1.8KRs 2.7K
Hourly Rate
Rs 51.06 - Rs 2,447  
   
Overtime
Rs 100.00 - Rs 200.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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Rs 0Rs 1.8MRs 3.6MRs 5.4M
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 68,992  
   
Profit Sharing
Rs 2,061 - Rs 100,334  
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).
)
Rs 176,789 - Rs 726,549  
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Technical Writer Reviews

What is it like working as a Technical Writer?
Technical Writer in Pune:
"Open Culture, People Are Easily Reachable."
Pros: I like the independent ownership for the work which I am doing currently with less interference of others.
Cons: My manager is not good. Is very biased towards few favorite people.
Technical Writer in Mumbai:
"Corporate Culture"
Pros: Preparing online help and user manuals
Cons: Monotonous

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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 156%
National Average
Rs 380,000

Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

XML
up arrow 55%
Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 21%
SnagIT
up arrow 15%
Content Management
up arrow 12%
up arrow 11%
Technical Writing
up arrow 1%
Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%
National Average
Rs 380,000
HTML
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 180 votes.

Gender

Female
51%
female alumni
 
Male
49%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 5%
vision benefits Vision: 5% employee benefits None: 28%