Technical Writer Salary

The average salary for a Technical Writer is £27,336 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Technical Writing, XML, and RoboHelp. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

£19,415 - £44,196

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£11.69 - £40.55

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£17K£34K£51K
Salary
£19,415 - £44,196  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,854  
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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£19,736 - £49,225  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 228
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£14£28£42
Hourly Rate
£11.69 - £40.55  
   
Overtime
£0.00 - £20.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£28K£56K£84K
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,854  
   
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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£19,736 - £49,225  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 59%



National Average
₤28,000


Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Technical Writing
up arrow 34%

XML
up arrow 19%

up arrow 10%


HTML
up arrow 8%

National Average
₤28,000

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 4%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 9%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 45% dental benefits Dental: 13%
vision benefits Vision: 20% employee benefits None: 46%
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