The average salary for an Entry-Level Technical Writer is Rs 362,974 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Technical Writing, SnagIT, Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking, Adobe Photoshop, and XML.

Rs 180,747 - Rs 643,546
Rs 180K
Rs 360K
Rs 640K
MEDIAN: Rs 362,973
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Rs 175.00 - Rs 1,460
Rs 500
MEDIAN: Rs 500
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National Salary Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 230KRs 460KRs 690K
Salary
Rs 180,747 - Rs 643,546  
   
Bonus
Rs 7,213 - Rs 51,860  
Profit Sharing
Rs 8,000  
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 181,461 - Rs 666,193  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 592
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 500Rs 1KRs 1.5K
Hourly Rate
Rs 500  
   
Overtime
Rs 50.68 - Rs 1,019  
National Annualized Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 1MRs 2MRs 3M
Bonus
Rs 7,213 - Rs 51,860  
   
Profit Sharing
Rs 8,000  
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 181,461 - Rs 666,193  
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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National Average: Rs 366,587

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What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Technical Writer in Pune:
"Content creation, content management, manual creation."
Excellent communication skills, good listener, analyst and good technical background.

Technical Writer in Bangalore:
"Product Knowledge"
Have relevant experience in Concepts rather than tools

Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Technical Writing
up arrow 32%


SnagIT
up arrow 17%


XML
up arrow 15%




up arrow 10%





Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 4%

RoboHelp
up arrow 2%

National Average
Rs 367,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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