Technical Writer Salary

A Technical Writer earns an average salary of £27,526 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Technical Writing and XML. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

£19,996 - £45,069
(Median)
£20K
£28K
£45K
MEDIAN: £27,526
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50%
90%

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£11.69 - £40.55
(Median)
£12
£15
£41
MEDIAN: £15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£17K£34K£51K
Salary
£19,996 - £45,069  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,854  
Profit Sharing
£2,641  
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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£20,332 - £49,446  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 235
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£14£28£42
Hourly Rate
£11.69 - £40.55  
   
Overtime
£15.80  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£28K£56K£84K
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,854  
   
Profit Sharing
£2,641  
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).
)
£20,332 - £49,446  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Writer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £28,179

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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 58%



National Average
₤28,000


Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Technical Writing
up arrow 31%

XML
up arrow 19%



HTML
up arrow 4%

National Average
₤28,000

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
medical benefits
Vision: 22%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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