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Freelance Writer, Technical Salary

A Freelance Writer, Technical earns an average wage of $34.30 per hour.

$30,304 - $100,733
(Median)
$30K
$50K
$100K
MEDIAN: $49,759
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$14.97 - $63.97
(Median)
$15
$34
$64
MEDIAN: $34.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$30,304 - $100,733  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,152  
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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$31,378 - $126,065  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 27
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.97 - $63.97  
   
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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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,152  
   
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).
)
$31,378 - $126,065  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 91

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Job Description for Freelance Writer, Technical

  • Research technical information, products, and processes.
  • Write technical documents including user manuals, scientific or technical publications, web content, and reports.

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Experience Affects Freelance Writer, Technical Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 58%

National Average
$65,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 34%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 14% dental benefits Dental: 12%
vision benefits Vision: 8% employee benefits None: 86%