The average pay for a Technical Writer is Rs 466,967 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, Technical Writing, Adobe Acrobat, SnagIT, and Adobe Photoshop.

Rs 198,709 - Rs 1,003,031
Rs 200K
Rs 460K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 463,622
10%
50%
90%
Rs 101.74 - Rs 1,500
Rs 300
MEDIAN: Rs 300.00
50%
Rs 0Rs 1M
Salary Rs 198,709 - Rs 1,003,031
Bonus Rs 9,885 - Rs 120,832
Profit Sharing Rs 29,000
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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Rs 200,073 - Rs 1,021,581
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 760
Hourly Data Rs 0Rs 4K
Hourly Rate Rs 300.00
Overtime Rs 79.46 - Rs 4,894
Annual Data Rs 0Rs 1M
Bonus Rs 9,885 - Rs 120,832
Profit Sharing Rs 29,000
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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Rs 200,073 - Rs 1,021,581
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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Pay Difference by Location

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National Average: Rs 467,176

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Q: What is it like working as a Technical Writer?

Technical Writer in Hyderabad:
"Experienced professional with skills of content writing."
Pros: New updating of softwares used by writers.
Cons: Reviewing always the same issues.

Technical Writer in Bangalore:
"Creative and at times monotonous."
Pros: Getting to learn & work on new software products almost every other month. Review & enhancements.
Cons: Current job nature is not so creative. Nothing to create from scratch.

Technical Writer in Chennai:
"Technical Writer."
Pros: I good at technical skills.
Cons: Technology outdated.

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 Bangalore:
"Stress level."
Pros: Completely core side and challenging in aviation field.
Cons: The pay is not good for my work which needs to be more than getting now.

Technical Writer in Mumbai:
"Corporate Culture"
Pros: Preparing online help and user manuals
Cons: Monotonous

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
0%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

▲153%

▲50%

National Average
Rs 467,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

XML
▲31%


▲20%


SnagIT
▲14%

▲11%





Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲1%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

National Average
Rs 467,000

▼1%


▼4%

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 30%
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